Monthly Archives: January 2010

RUSSIA The Russian government confirms condemnation of Jehovah’s Witnesses

The Ministry of Justice confirmed Supreme Court decisions. Trials pending in several Russian cities to outlaw faithful branded as “religious extremists”. New Year, Molotov cocktails against a Kingdom Hall near Volgograd. AsiaNews (11.01.2009) / HRWF (20.01.2010) – Website: – … Continue reading

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RUSSIA: Supreme Court ban on Jehovah’s Witnesses begins to bite

By Geraldine Fagan, Forum 18 News Service <; Although 34 Jehovah’s Witness publications described as extremist have not yet been added to the Federal List of Extremist Materials, public prosecutors in several Russian regions have begun issuing extremism warnings to … Continue reading

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