Persecution of Participants in a Religious Seminar, December 1976 (43.11)

<<No 43 : 31 December 1976>> Chronicle 41.2 ("Religion in the USSR”) reported on the persecution of Alexander Ogorodnikov and his friends. Ogorodnikov organized a seminar on religion and philosophy for Orthodox young people. He is 26 years old; a few years ago he was expelled from his third year at the All-Union State Institute … Continue reading Persecution of Participants in a Religious Seminar, December 1976 (43.11)

Arrests among Moscow students, December 1969 (11.7)

«No 11 : 31 December 1969» BAKHMIN, KAPLUN, JOFFE On 20 November 1969, the KGB arrested Vyacheslav Bakhmin,  a fourth-year student of the physics and chemistry department of the Moscow Institute of Physics Technology.  Bakhmin is twenty-two years old, and was a pupil at the Kolmogorov boarding school (No. 18). He entered the Institute in … Continue reading Arrests among Moscow students, December 1969 (11.7)