Rostov Regional Court decided to recognize the sect and distributed it extremist literature, to liquidate a religious organization, and to prohibit its activities in Taganrog and in neighboring areas - Neklinovskom and Matveev Kurgan. It showed a prosecutor, the adherents of these organizations impose their religious convictions in public, but also call to remove themselves from civic duty not to vote and serve in the army. The main press organs are Jehovah's Witnesses' Watchtower, Awake! " and other journals published in Germany and in New York.
Expansion of new religious movements today are trying to resist the Don Cossacks - they have initiated prosecutorial review Taganrog Jehovah's Witnesses.
According to Ataman Vsevelikogo the Don Victor Vodolatsky, the Cossacks have always defended the interests of Russia's statehood and the Russian Orthodox Church, and therefore "must fight against remnants of which come to us from the West." We Taganrog Cossacks already has experience of confrontation with the New Apostolic Church and the Mormons.
In 2008, the Don had been registered 479 religious organizations - 259 of the Russian Orthodox Church, 47 Baptist, 16 Islamic, 8 Catholic and 6 of the Jewish organizations. The region also operated 39 organizations Pentecostal, 32 - Seventh Day Adventist, and 18 organizations - Jehovah's Witnesses.
The audit of the regional prosecutor's office this summer, a warning about the inadmissibility of extremist activity "Jehovah's Witnesses" in Rostov-on-Don, White Kalitva, Zvereva, Novoshakhtinsk and Egorlykskaya area.
in Novoshakhtinsk clergy and local residents demanded that the representatives of religious organizations to leave the city and stop extorting money from local people and property, as well as to spread rumors about the "end of the world", thereby producing a negative psychological effect on citizens.