Photo: Natalia Chernogolova / URA.RU
In Yekaterinburg, where citizens are protesting against the construction of a temple on the site of the Park, again knocked the fence at the construction site. It is reported URA.RU.
According to the publication, the audience is trying to break the fence apart, but the very territory do not go. “The guards of the construction site trying to restore it. But part of the fence pulled to the side and threw into the river,” — said the correspondent.
Protests against the construction of a temple on the site of the square in the city centre, began on Monday, may 13. Disgruntled citizens knocked down the fence and broke through the protected area, and then began to dance in the meadows around the tent guards. According to various estimates, the protesters were from several hundred to two thousand.
May 14, press Secretary of the President of Russia Dmitry Peskov said that the Kremlin is watching the protests. He noted that he did not know the details of what is happening. The situation also commented on the Commissioner for human rights in Russia Tatiana Moskalkova. She told me that she has not yet received treatment, but it will monitor the situation.
In March, the inhabitants of Ekaterinburg have asked wealthy citizens from all over Russia to become “heroes and benefactors” hire a square, where it plans to build the Church of St. Catherine. It was expected that put up for auction the lease of 5.5 acres of land.
Cathedral of St. Catherine plan to build the 300-th anniversary of Yekaterinburg in 2023. Over the past few years the construction of the temple was postponed twice because of the protests of the townspeople.
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