Kirill Martynov - Justice for Journalists

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Kirill Martynov

Affiliated media: Novaya Gazeta Europe, Editor-in-chief

Incident date: May 10, 2023

Attack type:

  • Fine for non-compliance with the «foreign agents» law in accordance with the Code of Administrative Offences

Who attacked: Authorities

Source: SOTAvision

Location: Russia, Moscow, Moscow

Additional information:

The Basmanny District Court of Moscow found Kirill Martynov guilty of violating the activities of «foreign agent» and fined him RUB 30,000 for a comment on a post in which a former classmate wished him to go to prison. According to the report, at 4 PM on February 12, 2022, he «allowed» a post on VKontakte without indicating the marking of a «foreign agent».