Add to favorite
 
Subscribe to our Newsletters Subscribe to our Newsletters Get Daily Updates RSS

Russia to Create List of Banned 'Extremist' Symbols
9.05.2013 13:06
Russia to Create List of Banned 'Extremist' Symbols
http://news.vdv-s.ru/society/?news=235345

Russia will compile a list of extremist symbols that are prohibited for use by companies, media and NGOs.

      The list will be drafted as a result of Justice Ministry-sponsored amendments to the law against extremist activity.

      The descriptions of symbols of public, religious and other organizations forbidden by the court will be posted on the websites of the executive authorities that are responsible for registering public and religious organizations. The Federal Service for Intellectual Property (Rospatent) is currently working on the list.

      The new legislation was prompted by the need to regulate symbols used by NGOs. The ministry has also proposed adding a clause to the NGOs law stating that their symbols should not resemble those of political parties or banned organizations. NGO symbols also shouldn't defile Russia’s flag, national anthem or emblem.




Author: Julia Alieva

Tags: Russian legislation NGO Russian society Russian law  

Next Previous


You might also find interesting:








Comment on our site


RSS   twitter      submit



TAGS:
Vologda  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  GUM  Russian scientists  Chekhov  Russian Music Instruments  sanctions  Republic of Bashkortostan  Transportation  Russian science  St. Petersburg  Russian ballet dancers  Russian tourism  Russian underground train  Irkutsk Region  Tragedy  Karachay-Cherkessia  tower  Borovichi  Sochi tours  Rogovs House  Kizhi  Andrei Sakharov  Russian transport  Photo Exhibitions  Russian swimmers  Ukraine crisis  Russian economy  Moscow  Samara Airport  Oleg Popov   Exhibitions in Moscow  multipurpose museum center   universities  Vladimir Basov  Russian Cinema  NSA  Russian business  Belogorsk  Alexander Lebedev  technology  Cars  Sakhalin  tips for travellers  Russian fashion  Coca-Cola  Caspian Sea  Russian Premier League  animation  Yamal Peninsula 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites