21 November 2023, 23:51

Resident of Kabardino-Balkaria fined for pacifist inscription on backpack

In Nalchik, a court recognized a pacifist inscription on a backpack as discrediting the Russian Armed Forces and fined a local resident 30,000 roubles. That was reported by the human rights project “OVD-Info”*.

The “Caucasian Knot” has reported that the police detained Tamerlan Ivanov for a pacifist inscription on his backpack seized his mobile phone and backpack. Administrative protocols were drawn up against him for failure to obey lawful demands of a policeman and for discrediting the Russian Armed Forces. Under the first protocol, Tamerlan Ivanov was fined 4000 roubles.

*Included by the Russian Ministry of Justice (MoJ) into the register of foreign agents.

This article was originally published on the Russian page of 24/7 Internet agency ‘Caucasian Knot’ on November 21, 2023 at 11:15 am MSK. To access the full text of the article, click here.

Source: Caucasian Knot

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