Chapter of the Society for the protection of clients 'rights Mikhail Anshakov, the radio station "Moscow speaking" has denied the media data on the financing of ozpp from abroad.
"certain media gave the society a foreign agent and pointed to the appropriate entry on its Internet representation. We are not a foreign agent, We do not receive and did not receive foreign aid. We earn only through his legal practice. But to the law on foreign agents, We take the negative, "said the Anshakov the radio station" Moscow speaking ", RIA " Novosti ".
the head of the company said that the relevant record on the Internet office of ozpp was made by the society in solidarity with the organizations that have received this status. As reported by the print edition OPINION, ozpp "Public supervision" has no relation to the state and do almost only Russian organization, which in 2012 took the status of "foreign agent" voluntarily in protest against the " law on administrative segregation Inhabitants, engaged in human rights activities ". Weekend ozpp unveiled a provocative reminder for Residents of Russia going into Crimea. It reports: "Russian tourist organization, usually do not lead to consumers complete and accurate information about any problems that are able to arise for the tourists When visiting the occupied territories, as expressed more interest in selling tourism products ". The following are tips, for example: "If you need to visit the Peninsula of Crimea should not break the law of Ukraine and obtain permission from the Ukrainian border service, crossing the Russian-Ukrainian border through the checkpoint in the Kherson region ". Explaining the memo ozpp, the President's press Secretary Dmitry Peskov said that the recommendation to Russian tourists in front of the entrance to the Crimea to get the permission of the Kiev authorities, absurd, As this region is part of Russia. Leader Vladimir Putin called the councils of the Society for the protection of the rights of customers "Public supervision" (ozpp) concerning Crimea does not care about Russian citizens, and serving the interests of foreign countries. We will add that in the summer of 2012 was adopted the law on NGOs - foreign agents, which obliges NGOs engaged in political activity and receiving funding from abroad, to acquire the status of foreign agents, followed by the entry in a special register.