In Slovyansk killed a former Soviet dissident

2014-05-26 01:56 AM
Russian translator Andrei Mironov, who was killed along with an Italian journalist because of the mortar attack by terrorists near Slovyansk - a former Soviet dissident and political prisoner.

This information confirmed the Russian human rights society “Memorial”.

In 1985 Mironov was arrested for distributing samizdat in 1986 was sentenced by the Supreme Court of Udmurtia for “anti-Soviet agitation and propaganda” (Article 70 of the Criminal Code of the RSFSR ) camps for four years and three years of exile.

in February 1987 with the beginning of Gorbachev announced restructuring, along with other political prisoners was released.

Mironov passed many “hot spots” including Chechnya.

in 2008 in Paris, Andrei Mironov Aleksei Makarov were awarded the “Prize of Pierre Simon Ethics and Society”, which is awarded annually under the auspices of the French Ministry of Health of individuals and works that is part of the work and thinking about ethics.

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