Contributing to Terrorist Activity
The soliciting, recruiting or other involvement of
a person for committing any of the crimes envisaged by
206, 208, 211, 277, 278,
360 of the present Code, the arming or training of a person for the
ose of committing any of the said crim
es, and equally the financing of terrorism -
Shall be punishable by a term of impr
isonment of four to eight years.
The same acts committed by a person through the abuse of his/her office -
Shall be punishable by a term of imprisonment from sev
en to fifteen years either with a fine in an amount of
up to one million roubles or in the amount of the convict's w
age or other income for up to five years or without such
In the present Code "the financing of terrorism"
means the provision or raising of funds or the
provision of financial services in t
he knowledge of their being intended for financing an organisation, for preparing
or committing at least one of the crimes envisaged by Articles 205, 205.1,
206, 208, 211, 277, 278,
360 of the present Code or for support
ing an organi
sed group, illegal armed formation, criminal community (criminal
organisation) formed or being formed to commit any of the said crimes.
A person that has committed a crime set out in the pr
esent article shall be relieved from criminal liability
if by a timely notice to authorities or otherwise the pers
on assisted in the prevention or stopping the crime financed
and/or contributed to by the per
son, unless the person's actions contain another corpus delicti.
Public Calls for Committing of Terrorist Acti
vity or Public Justification of Terrorism
Public calls for the commission of terrorist ac
tivity or public justification of terrorism -
Shall be punishable with a fine of up to 300,000 roubles
or in the amount of the convict's wage or other
income for up to three years or by a term
of imprisonment of up to four years.
The same acts committed through the use of the mass media -
Shall be punishable with a fine of 100,000 to 500,000 ro
ubles or in the amount of the convict's wage or
other income for up to four years or a term of imprisonm
ent of up to five years with prohibition from certain
offices/positions or from pursuance of a certai
n activity for a term of up to three years.
In the present article "the public justificat
ion of terrorism" means a public statement on the
recognition of the ideology or practices of terrorism as correct, and in need of support and a following.