Newsexpress place banner advert Yudala Triple Jara Offer
Jehovah’s Witnesses banned in Russia, vow to appeal judgement

By News Express on 21/04/2017

Share on facebook Yahoo mail icon Gmail icon

Views: 484

 •Inside the Russian Supreme Court during the case. Photo: jw.org.
•Inside the Russian Supreme Court during the case. Photo: jw.org.

After six days of hearings over the last two weeks, the Supreme Court of the Russian Federation today upheld the claim submitted by the Ministry of Justice to liquidate the Administrative Center of Jehovah’s Witnesses in Russia and 395 Local Religious Organizations (LROs) used by Witnesses throughout Russia. The ruling goes into effect immediately.

“We are greatly disappointed by this development and deeply concerned about how this will affect our religious activity,” states Yaroslav Sivulskiy, a spokesman for Jehovah’s Witnesses in Russia. “We will appeal this decision, and we hope that our legal rights and protections as a peaceful religious group will be fully restored as soon as possible.”

Jehovah’s Witnesses in Russia have 30 days to submit their appeal for consideration by a three-person panel.

•Text courtesy of jw.org

 

Source News Express

Posted 20/04/2017 11:40:04 PM

 

Share on facebook Yahoo mail icon Gmail icon


 

CLASSIFIED ADS

Loss Off Your Belly Fats, Upper Arm Fat and Body Fats In 2weeks Time.. Click HERE To Start Now!

Let us build the most comprehensive online database of worthy and credible Nigerians from all walks of life. It is worth doing!

 

You may also like...
No going back on my decision to leave...

The Atmosphere of Corruption, By Olusegun Adeniyi

Today’s weather to be cloudy —NiMet

13 great ways to beat criminals this Christmas/New...

BREAKING NEWS: Fire wreaks havoc in Kirikiri

Group mobilizes against amendment of CCB, CCT law...

Nigerians under attack in Guinea-Bissau •Embassy sacked, 3...

Militants blow up oil pipeline in Bayelsa

National Conference extended by six weeks

Senate to pass first part of PIB before...

Information Ministry alerts on fake para-military agency

Why we’re reviving Harcourt Whyte’s music —Foundation

 

Latest News Joshua knocks out Klitschco to win 3 world heavyweight titles Police IG plotting to kill me: Wike cries out Court sacks Code of Conduct Bureau Chairman, Board members Muhammad Sanusi II: The Nagging Modernist, By Achilleus-Chud Uchegbu PRCAN versus the Ministry of Finance, By Chido Nwakanma It will be a cloudy Sunday with isolated thunderstorms: NiMET Bayelsa teachers threaten strike over unpaid salaries May Day: Workers to renew call for minimum wage increase Industry operators to pay N100,000 fine for violating sanitation laws Wives of deceased policemen seek payment of husbands’ entitlements Okowa tasks FG to formulate policies to check herdsmen menace Nigeria’s foreign reserves hit 19-month high

 

Most Read Nigerian female sex addict opens up, says ‘I like it with both men and women’ (241,614 views) NUDE PHOTO OF OMOTOLA JALADE-EKEINDE surfaces online (219,017 views) Shameless Genevieve Nnaji exposes breasts in public (181,620 views) Igbo scholar disgraces Femi Fani-Kayode •Demolishes claims on Igbo/Yoruba history with facts and figures (163,837 views) Finally named: The full list of friends of Nigerian female sex addict who prowled Facebook (155,228 views) OLUMBA OLUMBA OBU (the one who called himself God) IS DEAD (136,116 views) Breaking News: POPULAR REVEREND CONVERTS TO ISLAM in Kaduna (Nigeria) (119,006 views) THE FINAL DISGRACE: Igbo scholar unleashes more facts about Igbo/Yoruba history, finishes off Femi Fani-Kayode with second article (117,008 views) OBJ’s son reported dead in Lagos plane crash •Names of more victims emerge (104,834 views) Gunmen kill ASP, 2 other police officers in vain bid to kidnap Rivers PDP chieftain (101,645 views) Lagos plane crash: Journalist releases victims’ names (100,096 views) APC cries foul as PDP’s Fayose takes early lead in Ekiti governorship election (94,533 views)

 

Categories Advertorials (3) African Press Organisation (81) Art & Literature (27) Business (2,529) Business Verdict (15) Columnists (673) Complaints & Requests (87) Enterprise & Opportunities (146) Entertainment (310) Features (431) Global Business Monitor (146) International (1,353) Interviews (120) Live Commentary (28) Love Matters (53) News (23,828) Opinion (688) Pidgin (8) Politics (3,671) Religion (523) Sports (1,255) Stock Watch (18) AMA & Al Jazeera Global Update

 

 

CBN Advert

 

Certificate Controversy: Dino Melaye celebrates as Vice Chancellor confirms he graduated...

 

APO Newsbreak logo

 

CLASSIFIED ADS

Let us build the most comprehensive online database of worthy and credible Nigerians from all walks of life. It is worth doing!

Loss Off Your Belly Fats, Upper Arm Fat and Body Fats In 2weeks Time.. Click HERE To Start Now!

GOCOP Accredited Member

GOCOP Accredited member

 

 

Africa Media Agency and Al Jazeera

Advertisement



 

 

CLASSIFIED ADS

Loss Off Your Belly Fats, Upper Arm Fat and Body Fats In 2weeks Time.. Click HERE To Start Now!

Let us build the most comprehensive online database of worthy and credible Nigerians from all walks of life. It is worth doing!