Public figures in Karachay-Cherkessia deputies of the Republican people’s Assembly supported the adoption by the state Duma of the bill on introduction of criminal punishment for justification of Stalinist repression. According to them, the adoption of this bill will contribute to harmonization of interethnic relations in the country, reports the «Caucasian knot».
In the adopted by the deputies of the resolution proposed to amend the criminal code and article 151 of the Criminal procedure code, namely to legislate criminal liability for a public justification of repression on a national basis.
In the explanatory note to the resolution on the legislative initiative of deputies of Karachay-Cherkessia says that the subject «we need once and for all to close.
«The laws of the Russian Federation from 26 April 1991 No. 1107-1 «About rehabilitation of repressed peoples» and dated 18 October 1991, No. 1761-1 «On rehabilitation of victims of political repression» creates opportunities for the rehabilitation of the repressed in the years of the Soviet peoples. The proposed draft was developed in connection with necessity of legislative consolidation of criminal liability for public approval and / or denial of political repression», — stated in the explanatory Memorandum.
Thus, the practice of forced relocation of entire peoples is a grave crime that violates the foundations of international law, » the document reads.
«In making such amendments to the criminal code of the Russian Federation will be interested representatives of any ethnic group or ethnic groups living on the territory of Russia, and not only of repressed peoples», — stated in the explanatory Memorandum.
According to one of the authors of the bill, Deputy Chairman of the Parliament of the Karachaevo-Circassia Ruslan Above, «the politics of arbitrariness and lawlessness practiced in the years of Soviet power at the state level in relation to some people, was illegal, offended the dignity of not only repressed, but also all other peoples of the country.»
«…Today we have some historians, we say that listorti, at the Federal and local level who try to distort history and the great Patriotic war, and the country as a whole, and such terrible facts of repression on ethnic grounds, political beliefs, trying to justify, claiming that it was necessary,» said Hubs.
Recall that in 2015 in the occupied Lugansk representatives «LPR», together with the delegation from Russia has opened a monument < To Joseph Stalin, and this year the billboards of Soviet dictator hung in occupied by Russian troops in Sevastopol.
In Karachay-Cherkessia suggest to enter criminal punishment for justification of Stalin’s repressions 02.07.2016