The Case of Yoann Barbereau Yoann Barbereau was arrested on the 11th February 2015, at 9 am. He was hooded and blindfolded, and taken to an unknown place. He was beaten and threatened all morning before being presented early in the afternoon, to the head of the investigation. He was accused of disseminating pictures of […]
We have just learnt that, in his absence, Yoann has been condemned to fifteen years of penal colony. This iniquitous judgment does not surprise us. The debates had ruined the prosecution’s arguments. They had, in particular, demonstrated that someone had introduced themselves in Yoann Barbereau’s computer in order to attempt to produce some evidence. they […]
Yoann has chosen to follow The Paths Of Freedom. He knew he could not escape a heavy and wrongful conviction therefore Yoann fled Irkoutsk on the 11th September. He remained silent during 10 days and we were very worried about what might have happened to him. In the evening of September 21st, he sent two […]
According to the Russian penitentiary administration, since 11th September, Yoann Barbereau hasn’t been living at the address where he had been under house arrest. He hasn’t given any signs of his existence whereabouts. Everyone is greatly concerned.
“Inquiry committee officers are only given a reprimand after torturing people from Irkoutsk” The title of this article, published on an independent website in the Irkoutsk region (see the link below) speaks for itself. It explains how policemen in Irkoutsk “avenge themselves” from those hindering them or denouncing their actions. One of the investigators found […]
“Yoann Barbereau, director of Irkoutsk’s French Alliance, is currently undergoing an ignominious trial in Russia, trial based on false accusation and fabricated charges. The several interventions carried out by the French authorities for a year and a half now, have not yet lead us to hope for a positive response from Russian authorities. As Members […]
FOR YOANN BARBEREAU 1. Somewhere, someone has suddenly been the victim of something he’s been left to the mercy of for months now. Something at the same time so insane-senseless and incongruous that we cannot understand nor imagine what exactly this is about or what is going on. Something we cannot stare away from without […]
I do have to say that I don’t know Yoann Barbereau. However, I know some of the people who are here tonight defending him and I am joining them because I strongly believe they would never conceal despictable activities. My word has this fragility, and this assurance. It is also because I have travelled and […]