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Russia

JULY 21, 2017

International Delegation of Brothers Shows Support for Russian Fellow Worshippers at Supreme Court Appeal Hearing

The Governing Body arranged for a delegation of brothers from three continents to travel to Moscow.

JUNE 26, 2017

Officials in Russia Honor Jehovah’s Witnesses, Including Jailed Danish Citizen, for Outstanding Community Service

Officials in the Russian city of Oryol thanked a group of Jehovah’s Witnesses for their community service. The group included Dennis Christensen, who was recently arrested for attending a peaceful religious gathering.

JUNE 21, 2017

Video Published of Russian Authorities Raiding Peaceful Religious Meeting

Video aired on a Russian news outlet shows armed police officers and Federal Security Service agents raiding a religious service of Jehovah’s Witnesses in Oryol, Russia.