The lead singer of the Russian rock band DDT has been accused of insulting the Russian military by questioning the motives of the invasion of Ukraine during a concert this Thursday.
The charges against Yuri Shevchuk were sent to the executive court and the artist this Thursday A fine of up to 50,000 rubles (About 756 euros).
After the start of the Russian invasion of Ukraine, the Russian regime passed strict legislation against the spread of “fake news” about the conflict. Can be sentenced to up to 15 years in prison.
During a concert in Ufa this Wednesday, the singer questioned the objectives of the war and why young Russians and Ukrainians are fighting to the death to kill civilians.
The elderly, women, and children are dying. For some kind of Napoleonic plans of our last Caesar, is that so? ”He asked.
“Homeland, my friends, you are not always the president’s ass to lick and kiss. Poor grandmother selling potatoes at home train station. This is the homeland, ”he added.
The war in Ukraine, which began on Friday the 85th, has already displaced more than 14 million people – about eight million internally displaced and more than 6.3 million neighbors – according to the latest UN data, leading to the Second World War (1939-1945). ) Then considered the worst that has ever happened in Europe.
According to the United Nations, About 15 million people in Ukraine are in need of humanitarian assistance.
The Russian invasion – justified by Russian President Vladimir Putin and the need to “tenacify” and “militarize” Ukraine for Russia’s security – was condemned by the international community in general, which responded by sending arms to Ukraine and imposing sanctions that effectively affect Ukraine. In all fields from banking to sports.
This was confirmed by the UN today, Friday 3,811 civilians were killed and 4,278 were injuredEmphasizes that real numbers can be very high and will only be known when there is access to besieged cities or areas that are still under intense fighting.