Participant of the rally in the CBD will be tried for the justification of terrorism

© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Astapkovich in photobacteria Themis in court. Archival photoParticipant of the rally in the CBD will be tried for the justification of terrorism© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Astapkovich the image Bank

The Deputy Prosecutor of the Kabardino-Balkar Republic approved the indictment on criminal case concerning the inhabitant of the Republic, who is accused in the fact that he publicly justified terrorism at the rally, according to the regional Supervisory authority.

«According to investigators, a resident of Kabardino-Balkaria in early 2018 at a rally in Nalchik, addressing the participants, gave a speech, intentionally using in his statement the statements justifying the legitimacy and justify the terrorist activities of the leaders and participants of illegal armed formations operating in the territory of the Republic and committed crimes of a terrorist orientation», — stated in the message.

The man was charged under the article «Public justification of terrorism» of the criminal code, which sanction provides till 5 years of imprisonment.

«Criminal case is directed in Severo-the Caucasian district military court for consideration in essence» — says the Prosecutor’s office.