Number of Jehovah's Witnesses Under Criminal Prosecution Reaches 200


As of May 24, 2019, 43 women and 157 men across Russia are being prosecuted in connection with the ban imposed on the organization of Jehovah's Witnesses. Exactly half of the victims—100 people—were sent to Russian prisons. See article in Russian detailing the age of victims, their occupation, the measure of restraint, geography of persecution as well as about those not included in the statistics.