Oppositionist Alexei Navalny announced on September 20 a large rally for the replacement of power.
A politician in his blog recalled that September 20 will be the fourth anniversary of the "castling", which occurred in 2011. Recall, then, Dmitry Medvedev, who was the current president, after negotiations with Vladimir Putin, refused to run for the next term, although he had previously expressed his desire to take part in the elections. Shortly after this decision of the “tandem”, mass protests began in Moscow and other cities, the main demand of which was fair elections and the turnover of power.
The editors of uznayvse.ru remind that the mourning procession in memory of Boris Nemtsov, who was killed near the walls of the Kremlin on February 27, in the center of the capital on March 2. The event gathered about 50 thousand people.