Jehovah's Witnesses Under the Yoke of Repression: Results of 2019
31 December 2019
As of December 31, 2019, 313 Jehovah's Witnesses became defendants in criminal cases in 52 regions of Russia. During the last year, 18 people received sentences of various types and duration - up to six years in prison. In total, 149 believers have been sent to jail, 84 of them during the year. For the past 12 months, 489 house searches were carried out.