Navalny announced protest actions against raising the retirement age on July 1

The headquarters of oppositionist Alexei Navalny filed an application to hold protest actions on July 1 against raising the retirement age in 20 Russian cities in which the World Cup is not taking place.
The retirement age, as Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said the other day, is planned to be gradually increased from 2019, a corresponding bill has recently been submitted to the State Duma. According to the document, for men, the retirement age will increase from 60 to 65 years, and for women - from 55 to 63 years. According to Medvedev, in this way it will be possible "not only to increase pensions", but also to "further balance the labor market."
Let's honestly say: raising the retirement age, started by Putin and Medvedev - is the real crime.
The usual robbery of several tens of millions of people under the guise of "urgent reform." We will protest against this with all our might and call you to the same.
Yesterday, our headquarters in 20 cities filed notifications of July 1 protest actions against raising the retirement age.
Applications have been submitted so far only in those cities where the World Championship is not taking place. Accordingly, the standard procedure for submitting such notifications has been preserved.
This is a nationwide and nationwide protest. We urge everyone to participate in actions against raising the retirement age, regardless of political views and preferences.
We don't care who you voted for yesterday. Come to the street now, otherwise tomorrow you will not live to retirement.
List of cities where applications are filed:
Belgorod
Biysk
Izhevsk
Krasnodar
Krasnoyarsk
Komsomolsk-on-Amur
Lipetsk
Murmansk
Novokuznetsk
Novosibirsk
Orenburg
Pskov
Stavropol
Tver
Tomsk
Khabarovsk
Yaroslavl
Alexey Navalny
In June, the government introduced a bill to the State Duma to gradually raise the retirement age from 2019. According to the project, the retirement age for men will increase from 60 to 65 years, and for women - from 55 to 63 years. It is assumed that raising the retirement age should increase the size of pensions.Two petitions against raising the retirement age have already been signed by more than two hundred thousand Russians.
"Mediazone"
Earlier, an application to hold a rally in central Moscow against a rise in the retirement age was filed by the Left Front and Mossovet movements.
"Representatives of the Left Front and the Mossovet movement jointly filed a notice today of a rally on 7 July at 7 pm on Revolution Square in Moscow against a retirement age and demanding a national referendum on this issue," Udaltsov told Interfax .
“At the rally, we plan to give a general assessment of this reform, to touch on the topic of the referendum. We will invite all political forces that share this requirement, without any restrictions, a wide-ranging action is planned with the participation of political parties and public movements,” added the coordinator front. "
Estimated number of participants - up to two thousand people. According to Udaltsov, this is due to the occupancy rate on Revolution Square.
He noted that on July 4, neither in Moscow nor in other cities of Russia will there be football matches within the World Cup, in connection with which the organizers believe that they will not create any interference for the fans.Udaltsov also declared that the organizers were ready to negotiate and adjust the venue of the rally, but, according to the opposition, they would perceive as an illegal refusal to agree on an event only in connection with the World Championship.
Interfax
During the 2018 World Cup, which takes place in Russia from June 14 to July 15, there is a special (toughened) procedure for holding mass actions.

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