Xenia Sobchak has been fined on 20 thousand roubles for “participation” in pickets in support of the former journalist of “Kommersant” and “Vedomosti” of Ivan Safronov, who is accused of treason. It is reported by RIA “Novosti” with reference to the press service of the Meshchansky court of Moscow.

The court considered Sobchak guilty under article of the administrative code “violation of the party’s public activities order of carrying out of action or picketing”.

“the Court appointed Sobchak Ksenia Anatolievna administrative penalty in the amount of 20 thousand rubles”, – said the press service.

Sobchak detained near the building of FSB on Lubyanka square on 7 July.

She told police that came to capture the program and the picket did not get up. It had a t-shirt with words of support Safronov.

Sobchak was suspected of treason

Later, the video of the arrests of protesters and staged shots of the officers on duty, where they brought Sobchak, was used in advertising for online delivery grocery chain. Users found the advertisement “immoral” and “incorrect”.

As reported by “the Rambler”, of Ivan Safronov, a former journalist of “Kommersant” and “Vedomosti”, now occupying the post of adviser to the head of Roskosmos, was arrested July 7 on suspicion of working for the security services of the Czech Republic. The consequence considers that Safronov in 2012, was recruited by the Czech secret service and gave her secret information associated with the supply of weapons and the activities of the Russian Armed forces in Africa and the middle East. The journalist is charged with high treason. Safronov denies his guilt and believes that the criminal case related to his journalistic activities. In the media he specialized on the topic of the military-industrial complex and space industry.