Raid and Arrests in Tomsk

Фото: Спецназ ломает дверь в квартиру верующих (г. Томск, 3 июня 2018 г.)

On 3 June 2018, a raid motivated by religious repression was conducted. 48-year-old Sergey Klimov was arrested and sent to a temporary holding facility.

Case of Klimov in Tomsk

Tomsk Region
Case number:
Current stage:
preliminary investigation (pre-trial proceedings)
Suspected of:
according to the investigation, together with others he conducted religious services, which is interpreted as “organising the activity of an extremist organisation” (with reference to the decision of the Russian Supreme Court on the liquidation of all 396 registered organisations of Jehovah’s Witnesses)
Article of the Russian Criminal Code:
282.2 (1)
Investigative Directorate of the Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation for the Tomsk Region
Case initiated:
3 June 2018

Persons in the case