Moscow, August 31: Vladimir Lakeev, first secretary of the United Communist Party (OKP), reminded the authorities and residents of the capital of the 100th anniversary of the October Revolution, which will be celebrated next year.
At the arch at the main entrance of the VDNKh [Exhibition of Economic Achievements of the USSR], Lakeev released a banner declaring “October 2017 is coming soon” and lit flares. At the same time, flags of the United Communist Party and a banner reading “Down with the oligarchs!” were unfurled.
By evening the communists had not yet been released from the police station.
As stated by Vladimir Lakeev, this action opens up a series of activities by the OKP to commemorate the anniversary of the Great October Socialist Revolution. And nothing can stop the party from celebrating this holiday and reminding the citizens of this great date.
Press Service of the United Communist Party