‘We can’t operate with common-sense concepts’. Putin’s spokesman explains why Russia is imprisoning Jehovah’s Witnesses

Vladimir Putin: Turning to the Jehovah’s Witnesses: […] We must treat all religions equally — that’s a fact. But we also need to consider the country and the society in which we live. That doesn’t mean, however, that we should be counting the representatives of religious communities among the various destructive or even terrorist organizations.