Georgy Alburov: "I am prepared to become the suspect in 100 criminal cases but I will not stop doing what I'm doing"

posted 15 Apr 2015, 00:06 by Rights in Russia   [ updated 15 Apr 2015, 00:11 ]
"But we're not afraid. I am prepared to become the suspect in 100 criminal cases but I will not stop doing what I'm doing. Because otherwise there is no sense, it would mean it was all in vain. It would mean we are on trial in vain and are gathered here in vain. It would mean they had won."

 
- Georgy Alburov, from his final address to the court [translated by Catherine A. Fitzpatrick].

Source: 'Navalny Associate Alburov Sentenced to 240 Hours of Community Service over "Art Theft"; Prosecutor Asked for 3 Years "Suspended",' The Interpreter, 14 April 2015



For the original Russia, see 'Георгий Албуров: последнее слово,' Партия Прогресса, 14 April 2015 - this is the origin of the video embedded below:
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