Sakhalin Region

November 18, 2019, news was received of two more searches in Kholmsk, these involving Aleksandr Pavlov and Valentina Guseva

Sakhalin Region

New Criminal Case for Faith and Searches in Sakhalin

On October 24, 2019, in Nevelsk (Sakhalin), searches were conducted at the residences of Vyacheslav Ivanov, 49, and Dmitry Kulakov, 22. This is the second criminal case for faith in the town.

Sakhalin Region

New Searches in Sakhalin. A Teenager and an Elderly Woman Lose Possessions From the Actions of Security Forces

On October 17, 2019, searches were conducted in three homes of believers in Kholmsk and Chekhov (Sakhalin Oblast).

Sakhalin Region

In the Sakhalin, entrepreneur Vyacheslav Ivanov faces a real prison term for his Christian lifestyle. Read his biography

Sakhalin Region

22-year-old Dmitriy Kulakov from Sakhalin Island faces prison due to his religious views. His biography published

Sakhalin Region

Searches in the homes of Witnesses on Sakhalin. On October 17, 2019, police invaded two apartments, acting according to the sanction of the Sakhalin Regional Court

Sakhalin Region

In Sakhalin Region, Sergey Kulakov, 58, is persecuted for his beliefs. What does a capsule biography reveal?

Sakhalin Region

Persecution of Jehovah's Witnesses reaches Kuril Islands

On February 25, 2019, in the town of Kurilsk and in the village of Reydovo, FSB officers searched two women. Although the operation was called the “Inspection of the premises," computers, hard drives, cell phones, and other personal items were confiscated from the two women.

Sakhalin Region

A Series of Home Searches on the Island of Sakhalin

On January 20, 2019, special police forces conducted eleven searches in homes of Jehovah’s Witnesses in the city of Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk and the towns of Nevelsk and Nogliki. This is the first raid after Vladimir Putin commented on the persecution of Jehovah’s Witnesses: “This is complete nonsense and it is necessary to deal with this attentively.”

Sakhalin Region