NOVOSIBIRSK -- Protesters in several Russian cities have demonstrated against the situation regarding the country's kindergartens, RFE/RL's Russian Service reports.
The action was initiated in the city of Novosibirsk and supported by citizens of Krasnoyarsk and Tomsk.
A similar action is scheduled by activists in Samara.
Protest organizer Tatyana Nemtseva told RFE/RL that parents in Novosibirsk are ready to cooperate with the city authorities on a program that would increase the number of kindergartens.
The protesters also demand salary increases for kindergarten workers.