Udaltsov has stopped his hunger-strike


Sergey Udaltsova: Evgeny Odinokov / RIA Novosti

The coordinator of the movement “Left front” Sergei Udaltsov has stopped his hunger-strike, said his wife Anastasia Udaltsova. It was quoted by RIA Novosti on Wednesday, September 5.

“Friends, today is 22 days as Sergei Udaltsov is under arrest. But there is good news. Yesterday in connection with poor health and poor performance, which he was discharged Monday from the hospital, he began to drink, but the hunger strike to end no plans,” — said Udaltsov.

Meshchansky court in Moscow August 14, Udaltsov was arrested for 30 days for violations in the organization of public events. Shortly thereafter, because of disagreement with the decision of the court, he stopped eating and drinking. On 19 August he was hospitalized.

Udaltsov was released from prison in 2017. He was sentenced to imprisonment for a term of 4.5 years for organizing riots on Bolotnaya square in Moscow in may 2012. In 2014, the opposition held a hunger strike.

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