Reported by the
Russian ALF SG:
During October 2005
there were International Fur Festival in Moscow. RALF
activists organized several actions.
October 20th, Nizhny Novgorod city. The building where "Furs of Russia"
exhibition were going on was covered with stickers. Advertising board
spoiled by red paint.
October 19th, Moscow. - Activists made an action against Department of
Bank of Moscow in Tagansky district. Window and door glasses were broken,
sign ALF and "Get it for fur!" were left.
October 19th, Moscow. - Slogans against fur were left on the wall of fur
expertise lab of Scientific Institute of Fur Industry and office of "Furs
of the World" magazine. One window ws broken by stone and one more
window spoiled by paint. Magazine "Furs of the World" was one
of sponsors of Fur festival.
October 9th, Moscow. - Activists broken glasses of two windows and left
slogan against fur on the wall of Bank of Moscow department in Izmaylovo
district. Bank of Moscow is the partner of Fur festival.
October 1st, Moscow. - On the office parking of Informational Agency "RIA
Novosti" back window of one car was broken and the boot was destroyed,
several holes were made in the cowling of another car and front and side's
window were broken. Slogan against fur was left on the wall of Inform
Agency administrative building. The Agency was informational sponsor of
The end of September 2005, Moscow. - Anti-fur slogans were left on walls
and road signs near the Trade Center, were Fur festival took place.