Two Pussy Riot activists ‘flee Russia’

Pussy Riot perform their “punk prayer” on 21 February in the Christ the Saviour Cathedral, Moscow Russian police say they are actively searching for members of the group. Two activists of the Pussy Riot punk-rock group who are being sought by Russian police have fled the country, the band’s Twitter account says. Three members of the group were jailed this month for staging an anti-Vladimir Putin protest in a Moscow cathedral. The pair who fled have not been named but the husband of one of the jailed women said the duo had taken part in the cathedral protest in February.

via bbc: Two Pussy Riot activists ‘flee Russia’

siehe auch: Zwei Mitglieder von Pussy Riot aus Russland geflohen. Pussy Riot auf der Flucht: Zwei Mitglieder der kremlkritischen Punkband sind nach einem Fahndungsaufruf der Moskauer Justiz aus Russland geflohen. Die Frauen würden im Ausland Frauen anwerben, um neue Proteste vorzubereiten, teilte die Band mit; Rebel punk band Pussy Riot says two members flee Russia. “They are in a safe place beyond the reach of the Russian police,” says rocker’s husband Two members of Russia’s anti-Kremlin punk band Pussy Riot have fled the country to avoid prosecution for staging a protest against President Vladimir Putin at a church altar, the band said on Sunday. A Moscow court sentenced three members of the all-female opposition band to two years in prison on August 17 for staging a “punk prayer” at the Christ the Saviour Cathedral in February and calling on the Virgin Mary to rid Russia of Putin. The sentence drew sharp international criticism of the Russian government, while opposition groups at home have portrayed it as part of a Kremlin clampdown on dissent. Police said earlier this week they were searching for other members of the band; Zwei Mitglieder von Pussy Riot aus Russland geflohen. Zwei Mitglieder der regierungskritischen Punkband Pussy Riot sind aus Russland geflohen. Die beiden Musikerinnen wollten einer strafrechtlichen Verfolgung entgehen, teilte die Band am Sonntag über Twitter mit. In der Nachricht hieß es zudem: “Sie rekrutieren ausländische Feministinnen, um neue Aktionen vorzubereiten.”

Tolokonnikova is seen with her daughter. “My daughter tells everyone that Putin has locked her mother in a cage and that we have to find a way to get her out,” Verzilov said. “She draws diagrams showing how we can go about doing this with bulldozers and buses, first by tearing down the prison walls and then by breaking open the cage.”

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faschismus ist keine meinung - faschismus ist ein verbrechen fascism is not an opinion - fascism is a crime

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