14 June — DMITRIEV’s acquittal on charges of child pornography (Article 242.3) and perverted acts with a minor (135) overturned by Supreme Court of Karelia.
Football World Cup opens in Russia.
Sergei Koltyrn (1953-2020)
28 June — DMITRIEV re-arrested and again held in Detention Centre 1 in Petrozavodsk.
Further charges brought against DMITRIEV under Part 4 of Article 132.
10 August — DMITRIEV returns to Detention Centre No 1 after a psychiatric assessment at Hospital No 6 in St Petersburg.
27 August — Russian Military History Society begins two weeks of excavations at Sandarmokh.