The first day of the trial

Publish date: October 20, 1998

1998-10-20 12:00

The first day of the trial

More photos from the trial

Uniformed and armed guards appeared to keep the proceedings safelybehind closed doors shortly after the judge had made his desicion.
Prosecutor Gutsan
Gutsan and Schmidt meeting the press in the first break, while thejudges were making their desicion on whether to allow the public tofollow the proceedings.
From Bellona’s observers’ center, next door to the court
Two FSB agents entering the court