Two Witnesses Put in Detention in Kemerovo Region

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Mass searches and arrests took place in Berezovskiy. One woman was injured. The prosecution again resorted to a “secret witness”.

Case of Levchuk and Britvin in Beryozovsky

Kemerovo Region
Case number:
Current stage:
review of case materials by the accused in accordance with the Article 217 of the Code of Criminal Procedure
Suspected of:
according to the investigation he participated in religious services, which is interpreted as participation in 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 (2)
Investigative Department of the Directorate of the FSB of Russia for the Kemerovo Region
Case initiated:
19 July 2018

Persons in the case