It became known that the searches in Tynda, which took place on November 17, 2019, were carried out as part of a criminal case against Sergey Yuferov, Valeriy Slashchev, Mikhail Burkov and Vladimir
“Make Sure That There Are No Obstacles to His Imprisonment." Amur FSB Sent 77-Year-Old Witness for Medical Examination
On October 31, 2019, V. Obukhov, an investigator of the Federal Security Service of Russia in the Amur Region, requested a medical examination of Vasiliy Reznichenko at Zeya Hospital. He is accused because of his faith under Part 2 of Art. 282.2 of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation. “Given the old age of the accused,” the investigator writes to the head physician, “make sure that there are no diseases that could be obstacles to his imprisonment.”
In Tynda, Security Forces Searched the Homes of Witnesses. Personal Records, Cards, and Bibles Seized
On November 17, 2019, in Tynda (Amur Region), searches began in the dwellings of law-abiding citizens suspected of reading the Bible.
In Blagoveshchensk, a New Criminal Case Was Opened for Faith. A Recognizance Agreement Was Taken From Two Men
On October 21, 2019, V. S.
On March 21, 2019, at least five searches were carried out in the town of Zeya (Amur Region). A criminal case was initiated against Konstantin Moiseenko, 42.
43-year-old Aleksey Berchuk was detained at passport control at Moscow Vnukovo airport.
On 20 July 2018 in Blagoveshchensk, searches took place in at least three homes of persons believed to be Jehovah’s Witnesses. One of them was charged under Article 282.2(2) of the Russian Criminal Code (participating in the activity of an extremist organisation).