Ecology activist Chirikova speaks to participants of the "Anti-Seliger" movement during the opening of their event in the Khimki forest outside Moscow

 
Ecology activist Chirikova speaks to participants of the "Anti-Seliger" movement during the opening of their event in the Khimki forest outside Moscow
Ecology activist Yevgeniya Chirikova speaks to participants of the "Anti-Seliger" movement during the opening of their event in the Khimki forest outside Moscow June 17, 2011. Leading opposition activists from all spheres of Russian society gathered to debate various social issues in the forest, the site of protests over a planned highway, offering an alternative to government organised summer activities at lake Seliger. REUTERS/Denis Sinyakov (RUSSIA - Tags: POLITICS CIVIL UNREST ENVIRONMENT SOCIETY)