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Movement “ For human rights “ the Lion of Ponomareva has declared boycott to the law about NKO

the Leader of one of the largest Russian noncommercial organisations “ For human rights “ the Lion Ponomarev declared campaign of civil disobedience to laws which are accepted “ with infringement of the Russian Constitution, the European convention under human rights and other conventions which were signed by Russia “.

the Leader of one of the largest Russian noncommercial organisations “ For human rights “ the Lion Ponomarev declared campaign of civil disobedience to laws which are accepted “ with infringement of the Russian Constitution, the European convention under human rights and other conventions which were signed by Russia “.

“ We never will be agents and we will not obey to this law. We are agents of the Russian citizens. We will continue to receive foreign grants, and we will speak about it openly “ - Lev Ponomaryov (the citation on RSN) has declared.

today the president of Russia Vladimir Putin has signed today the law on change of the status of the noncommercial organisations receiving financing, in full or in part, from - for a boundary. On new norms such NKO will be called “ foreign agents “ and their activity will arrange with a number of restrictions.

Cκΰνδΰλόνϋι the law about NKO, at once got under a sight of criticism of legal experts and public figures, allocates with the status of foreign agents some Russian noncommercial public organisations (NKO), receiving money from - for a boundary and politicising. Such organisations will be obliged to publish the entire account about the activity.

the Scandalous bill has been accepted by the State Duma on July, 13th and, later 5 days is approved by the Federation Council. According to legal experts, after the introduction of the law into force, the status “ the foreign agent “ Will appropriate even at reception of the limited help from - for a boundary. Under the law, for this purpose there is enough receipt on the other hand border of 200 thousand roubles into account NKO.