MOSCOW, July 18 (Itar-Tass) - The Moscow city authorities have warned about responsibility for unauthorized actions. Alexei Mayorov, the acting head of Moscow’s regional security department, said on Thursday the police would “take relevant measures” is case an unsanctioned meeting is staged in the Manezh Square in support of opposition activist Alexei Navalny later on Thursday.
According to Mayorov, the city administration has received no applications for a permit to hold any rallies or pickets. “Since we have no such applications, any actions will be considered as unauthorized,” he told Itar-Tass and added that is such cases “all relevant measures are always taken.”
“Unsanctioned actions are stopped, organizers are exposed to be brought to responsibility,” he noted.