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In some regions again took action against high gasoline prices. About it writes “Kommersant”.
Protesters in Ulyanovsk, said that the rise in gasoline prices is already reflected in the cost of travel in a taxi, and then will affect the cost of many other goods and services, driving inflation. In Yekaterinburg proposed a boycott of filling stations “Gazprom” to protest against the increase in gasoline prices, however, the newspaper writes, this idea has not found support.
The wave of protests against the rising cost of automotive fuel began in Dagestan, where the drivers went into action on may 20. Later, a similar event was held in Irkutsk, Novosibirsk, Omsk and Stavropol Krai.
Gasoline prices in Russia rose sharply for the week from 21 to 27 may. So, the cost of fuel AI-92 has added 90 cents and reached the level 42,21 rubles per liter, the cost of gasoline AI-95 has added 88 cents and reached 45.5 ruble. In the state Duma it was associated with the rising cost of oil on the stock exchange and has addressed in Federal Antimonopoly service with the requirement to conduct an audit. The Russian oil company said it was ready to restrain further price growth.
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