The protest of the public activist at the Russian embassy in Kiev

At 18.00 August 31 a group of Russian citizens hold a protest in support of Article 31 of the Russian Constitution (freedom of assembly) at the Russian embassy in Kiev. There are some activists of St. Petersburg political movements “Solidarnost”, “Oborona” and human rights organisation “Soldiers Mothers” among the participants. They hold a picnic with water and army biscuits that symbolises their support to the political prisoner Sergey Mohnatkin, sentenced to 2,5 years in prison for defending an eldery woman from the brutal treatment of the policemen during the rally for freedom of assembly December 31, 2009 in Moscow. The participants of the protest launch the project “31 seconds”, they make some 31 seconds duration videos about Article 31 of the Constitution.