Anatoliy Vilitkevich

Anatoliy Sergeyevich Vilitkevich
Current status:
Time spent in prison:
71 days in Detention Centre No. 1 of the Directorate of the Federal Penitentiary Service of Russia in the Republic of Bashkortostan, 253 days under house arrest
Current restrictions:
Recognisance agreement

Электронные письма принимаются также через систему «ФСИН-письмо»

(Примечание: в письмах нельзя обсуждать темы, связанные с уголовным преследованием; письма на языках помимо русского в СИЗО не пропускаются.)

Emails are also accepted via the “FSIN-letter” system.

(Note: the letters must not discuss topics related to criminal prosecution; letters in languages ​​other than Russian to the detention facilities are not accepted.)


Anatoliy Sergeyevich Vilitkevich was born on 15 September 1986 in Khabarovsk. He has an older sister. Anatoliy’s entire family learned about the religion of Jehovah’s Witnesses when he was still a child and they started to study the Bible together. Anatoliy was baptised as one of Jehovah’s Witnesses in 1997 when he was only ten years old.

On 27 September 2008 he got married; in 2010 this young family moved to the city of Ufa in order to assist the brothers. Anatoliy and his wife Alyona like going to the theatre, playing volleyball, bowling and hiking in Bashkiria’s picturesque places.

15 May 2019