In Vladivostok, Another Man Imprisoned for His Faith

Photo: Police raid in Polyarny, 2018

On 30 July 2018, 44-year-old Dmitriy Barmakin was sent to a detention centre for two months. He came from Crimea to the Primorskiy Territory to take care of the sick mother of his wife Yelena.

Case of Barmakin in Vladivostok

Primorye Territory
Case number:
Current stage:
trial in court of first instance
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 Department for the Pervorechenskiy District of the city of Vladivostok of the Investigative Directorate of the Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation for the Primorskiy Territory
Case initiated:
27 July 2018

Рассматривает по существу: Первореченский суд Владивостока

Судья: Станислав Сальников

Persons in the case