It is reported by RIA Novosti.

Now the senators of the Federation Council will have to consider this document on April 13.

It is noted that the bill introduces fines for citizens up to 5 thousand rubles or arrest up to 15 days and fines up to 100 thousand rubles for legal entities for publicly identifying the role of the USSR and Nazi Germany in World War II, as well as for denying the decisive role of the Soviet people in defeating Nazi Germany.

Earlier it became known that the State Duma adopted a law on punishment for identifying the actions of the USSR and Nazi Germany.