#STOPGAG FOR FREEDOM OF INFORMATION
"Chelyabinsk region is among Russia's regions, where there is a systematic pressure on the users of the network or there are cases of imprisonment for online activity. These findings are contained in the report "freedom of the Internet 2019: the plan "Krepost"", which is published by Agora and Roskomsvoboda.
Several cases of restriction of freedom which lead in the study relate to the activities of the movement "Stop the mine" and its current and former members. So, a student from Germany Lucas Lutz, who came on exchange to Saint-Petersburg state University (SPbSU), fined for interview with participants of the movement "Stop mining". Another incident: a social network of "Vkontakte" blocked the community page, "Stop the mine".Also the list includes the case of the former leader of the movement "Stop mining" Sergei Belogorokhova, who was accused of distributing fake news.""