Participant of unauthorized rally in Moscow jailed

Directorate as sufficient to convict participants of an unauthorized rally held in Moscow on 26 March 2017 Yury Kuliy. He was found guilty of using violence against a representative of the authority under Part 1 of Article 318 of the RF Penal Code.

The court and investigators have revealed that on 26 March Kuliy attacked a police officer. His guilt was confirmed by the evidence, statements of witnesses, other charged persons, footage and other data.

The court has sentenced Kuliy to 8 months in a penal settlement.

Official spokesperson for the RF Investigative Committee                                                                         S.L. Petrenko