In Daghestan the sentence on Babitsky's case was pronounced. The Sovetsky region court brought in a verdict of guilty and sentenced Babitsky to a fine (10,000 rubles). Babitsky was released from the punishment in view of the amnesty. The radio "Liberty" journalist had been accused of using fake documents.
HMS Defender of the British Navy entered the territorial waters of Russia on June 23. Russian border guards opened warning fire on the British destroyer. UK said it did not happen