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Russia: Pictures of the Khimki Forest Defense

Categories: Eastern & Central Europe, Russia, Environment, Media & Journalism, RuNet Echo

Photographer Igor Podgorny publishes [1] [RUS] pictures from the camp of the defenders of the Khimki forest park [2] [EN] situated in the Moscow's outskirts. After authorities started to cut the trees [3] [RUS] (illegally) on July 15th, a group of environmentalists [4] [RUS] erected barricades in order to stop the cuttings.