Rahachou authorities ban pickets in support of "Dazhynki" festival
Civil activists of Rahachou intended to hold several
pickets and an assembly in the district Culture Palace
within the framework of the campaign "Let's return "Dazhynki" to
Rahachou!". However, Rahachou District Executive Committee banned all
The assembly at the Culture Palace was prohibited because the palace is not a place which was determined for such actions by the authorities. What concerns the pickets, the authorities referred to the failure of the organizers to conclude service agreements with police, communal utilities and medics. However, these institutions refuse to conclude any agreements with demonstrators without seeing the agreement of the authorities first.