In St. Petersburg during a may day March consistent LGBT activists staged a rally on Nevsky Prospekt. They put on the paint depicting blood and lay down right on the asphalt, covered with rainbow flags. In hands they held posters, taken generally on Demonstrations and chanted slogans against the persecution of gays in Chechnya.
According to the St. Petersburg Agency Fontanka near the Anichkov Palace during may day marches detained about 10 activists of the LGBT movement.
The detention occurred after activists lay on the asphalt on the roadway, smeared with red paint and covered with rainbow flags.
One of the activists began to sprinkle lying land.
One of the activists were holding a poster: “As good as they are fresh roses I abandoned my country in a coffin.”
— Dave Frenkel (@merr1k) may 1, 2017