Completed the investigation of the Pskov journalist Svetlana Prokopieva

In February of last year in the apartment of a journalist, and also in the office of the radio station were searched. Later Prokopieva has issued a formal charge. The Prosecutor's office accepted the decision about excitation of criminal case is justified Svetlana Prokopyeva In February last year in the apartment of the journalist, and also in the office of the radio station were searched. Later Prokopieva has issued a formal charge. The Prosecutor’s office accepted the decision about excitation of criminal case justified
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In the Pskov region completed the investigation of the journalist Svetlana Prokopieva, which the authorities are accused of justifying terrorism. As reported by her lawyer Tatiana Martynov, the case will now be sent to the Prosecutor for approval of the indictment. She and her client became acquainted with the case, reports “Interfax”. In October last year it was reported about the completion of the criminal investigation Prokopieva, but in December, the regional Prosecutor’s office returned the case for further investigation. Investigators have questioned the results of the first examination of the text and audio recordings of her performances in the air of “Echo of Moscow in Pskov,” which became the basis for the proceedings.

According to the investigation, the justification of terrorism PRkopieva made in the program on “echo of Moscow in Pskov” in November 2018. Then broadcast journalist shared his thoughts about the explosion in the building of the Arkhangelsk regional Department of the FSB, which gave 17-year-old Michael glabicki. He died, three members of the security services were injured.

the World court has fined the radio station “Echo of Moscow” in the Pskov and the portal “Pskov news line” on 150 000 and 200 000 respectively for the airing and publication of the text of the program Prokopieva.In February of last year in the apartment of a journalist, and also in the office of the radio station were searched. Later Prokopieva has issued a formal charge. The Prosecutor’s office accepted the decision about excitation of criminal case justified. In July 2019 Prokopieva made in the register of terrorists and extremists and blocked the account.

the Prosecutor’s office of the Pskov region recognized lawful and justified the decision to initiate proceedings.

Svetlana Prokopyeva – author of dozens of stories about the political and social problems of the Pskov region and other regions of Russia. Freelance she works with several media including “Radio Liberty”. Prokopyeva was the winner of the scholarship of Peter Weill “Free Russian journalism” for 2018 established by the Russian service “Radio Liberty”.