In Moscow attacked the participants of the school competition “Memorial”


In the Moscow House of cinema attacked the participants of the ceremony of awarding the winners of the school competition “Man in history. Russia — XX century”, organized by Fund “memorial”. The participating children and guests were pelted with eggs and green paint, said “the jellyfish” at the Fund Sergey Bondarenko.

As he wrote in his Facebook human rights activist Irina Yasina, the writer Lyudmila Ulitskaya’s face filled in with green paint. Bullies, according to her, “hung St. George ribbons” offend those present at the event women.

“Rain” with reference to eyewitnesses of the incident also reported that Ulitskaya poured green paint.

As reported by “the Media” member of “Memorial” Simon Chenin, the attackers were activists of NOD. According to him, they gathered at the cinema House with ribbons, flags and placards on which was written “let us Not rewrite history”. A photo of the action in his Twitter has published a coordinator of NOD Maria Katasonova.

According to Shenina, when the House movie “the children came, they threw green paint, hit the children and Danish journalists,” Zelenka also hit on Lyudmila Ulitskaya. “The police are trying to do something, but it’s pretty sluggish,” added Sheshenin.

The competition “Man in history. Russia — XX century” is held annually since 1999, the Fund “memorial” is the main organizer of the competition, the General partner of Mikhail Prokhorov’s Fund.