In February 1996, Russian FSB arrested Bellona's Russian expert Alexander Nikitin and charged him with treason through espionage for his contributions to a Bellona report on the nuclear safety within the Russian Northern Fleet. He was fully acquitted by the Russian Supreme Court in 2000.
Just like the bad old days? (investigation into the Bellona Foundation causes Russia to use tactics from Communists)
Sep 01, 1996; In February, the Russian secret police did their best to stop the Oslo-based Bellona Foundation from publishing a report on...