The St. Petersburg city court satisfied the claim of Prosecutor’s office on recognition of the foreign agent of the interregional trade Union “workers Association” that supported those opposed to the system “Platon” truck. It is reported in the Telegram channel in United a press-service of the courts of St. Petersburg.
State prosecutors pointed to the fact that the organization has twice received funding from abroad and conducted political activities, in particular, articles supporting the strikers against levying tolls on Federal highways. The court also ruled to liquidate the organization.
Chairman of trade Union Alexey Etmanov said the channel “Saint Petersburg”, they “win and continue to work for the protection of workers.”
The organization was registered in summer 2006, representatives of trade unions of Ford in Vsevolozhsk in the Leningrad region and AVTOVAZ in the Samara region. She gained fame in 2007 after the strikes workers at the plant, when engaged in the protection of their rights.
Earlier, the Ministry of justice recognized foreign agents of public non-commercial organization “Association of carriers of Russia”, which organized demonstrations against the tariff “Plato”, the transport tax and the lack of substantiation of calculations of the size of the excise tax on fuel.