Title Russian Federation: 1. Please provide an update on the current law that applies to conscription of reservists. 2. Are Molokan Christians from the Stavropol area allowed to do alternative service or are they required to do military service as a result of the conflict in Chechnya? 3. What alternatives are available? 4. What happens to Molokan Christians who refuse or defect from military service?
Publisher Australia: Refugee Review Tribunal
Publication Date 16 August 2007
Country Russian Federation
Topics Armed forces / Military | Christian | Military service / Conscientious objection / Desertion / Draft evasion / Forced conscription
Citation / Document Symbol RUS32156
Cite as Australia: Refugee Review Tribunal, Russian Federation: 1. Please provide an update on the current law that applies to conscription of reservists. 2. Are Molokan Christians from the Stavropol area allowed to do alternative service or are they required to do military service as a result of the conflict in Chechnya? 3. What alternatives are available? 4. What happens to Molokan Christians who refuse or defect from military service?, 16 August 2007, RUS32156, available at: http://www.refworld.org/docid/4f3f7d312.html [accessed 19 April 2014]
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