Navalny’s spokesperson detained for 9 days for calls for illegal walkout
MOSCOW, January 22 (RAPSI) – Moscow’s Savelovsky District Court on Friday placed Kira Yarmysh, the spokesperson of Alexey Navalny, for 9 days after she had called people for participation in an unauthorized rally, the court’s press service told RAPSI.
The court found her guilty of organizing or holding a public event without receiving authorization from authorities.
Yarmysh was arrested on Thursday.
Earlier, law enforcement bodies warned of the consequences of calls for illegal actions.