Posted 23 февраля 09:08

Published 23 февраля 09:08

Modified 23 февраля 10:55

Updated 23 февраля 10:55

The Prosecutor General's Office has transferred to the court the criminal case of Glukhovsky* about fakes about the army

23 февраля 2023, 09:08
The Basmanny Court of Moscow will consider the case in absentia.


The Prosecutor General's Office of Russia has approved an indictment in the case of the dissemination of fakes about the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation against the writer Dmitry Glukhovsky*. The investigators found out that in the period from March 10 to May 10 last year, he posted publications in the form of text recordings and videos on his social networks about the alleged deliberate shelling and bombing of residential buildings, schools and hospitals by servicemen of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation during a special operation.

In June, Glukhovsky* was put on the wanted list in a criminal case, he was arrested in absentia. At the same time, in June, the Moscow Drama Theater named after M.N. Yermolova removed the play "Text" from the repertoire, the script of which was created based on the novel of the same name by Glukhovsky*.

* foreign agent