Nick Turse

Yeah, you read that right.  They were paying for a crime committed in 1357!

Topless Ukrainian protesters demonstrate at the entrance to the congress center where the World Economic Forum takes place in Davos, Saturday, Jan. 28, 2012. The activists are from the group Femen, which has have become popular in Ukraine for staging small, half-naked protests against a range of issues including oppression of political opposition. (Anja Niedringhaus)

Topless Ukrainian protesters demonstrate at the entrance to the congress center where the World Economic Forum takes place in Davos, Saturday, Jan. 28, 2012. The activists are from the group Femen, which has have become popular in Ukraine for staging small, half-naked protests against a range of issues including oppression of political opposition. (Anja Niedringhaus)

A topless Ukrainian protester is arrested by Swiss police after climbing 	      up a fence at the entrance to the congress center where the World Economic 	      Forum takes place in Davos, Switzerland Saturday, Jan. 28, 2012. The activists 	      are from the group Femen, which has have become popular in Ukraine for staging 	      small, half-naked protests against a range of issues including oppression 	      of political opposition. (Anja Niedringhaus)

A topless Ukrainian protester is arrested by Swiss police after climbing up a fence at the entrance to the congress center where the World Economic Forum takes place in Davos, Switzerland Saturday, Jan. 28, 2012. The activists are from the group Femen, which has have become popular in Ukraine for staging small, half-naked protests against a range of issues including oppression of political opposition. (Anja Niedringhaus)

Topless Ukrainian protesters demonstrate at the entrance to the congress center where the World Economic Forum takes place in Davos, Switzerland Saturday, Jan. 28, 2012. The activists are from the group Femen, which has have become popular in Ukraine for staging small, half-naked protests against a range of issues including oppression of political opposition. (Anja Niedringhaus)

Topless Ukrainian protesters demonstrate at the entrance to the congress center where the World Economic Forum takes place in Davos, Switzerland Saturday, Jan. 28, 2012. The activists are from the group Femen, which has have become popular in Ukraine for staging small, half-naked protests against a range of issues including oppression of political opposition. (Anja Niedringhaus)

Topless Ukrainian protesters demonstrate at the entrance to the congress 	      center where the World Economic Forum takes place in Davos, Switzerland Saturday, 	      Jan. 28, 2012. The activists are from the group Femen, which has have become 	      popular in Ukraine for staging small, half-naked protests against a range 	      of issues including oppression of political opposition. (Anja Niedringhaus)

Topless Ukrainian protesters demonstrate at the entrance to the congress center where the World Economic Forum takes place in Davos, Switzerland Saturday, Jan. 28, 2012. The activists are from the group Femen, which has have become popular in Ukraine for staging small, half-naked protests against a range of issues including oppression of political opposition. (Anja Niedringhaus)

Topless Ukrainian protesters demonstrate at the entrance 	      to the congress center where the World Economic Forum takes place in Davos, 	      Switzerland Saturday, Jan. 28, 2012. The activists are from the group Femen, 	      which has have become popular in Ukraine for staging small, half-naked protests 	      against a range of issues including oppression of political opposition. (Anja 	      Niedringhaus)

Topless Ukrainian protesters demonstrate at the entrance to the congress center where the World Economic Forum takes place in Davos, Switzerland Saturday, Jan. 28, 2012. The activists are from the group Femen, which has have become popular in Ukraine for staging small, half-naked protests against a range of issues including oppression of political opposition. (Anja Niedringhaus)

Topless Ukrainian protesters climb up a fence at the entrance to the congress 	      center where the World Economic Forum takes place in Davos, Switzerland Saturday, 	      Jan. 28, 2012. The activists are from the group Femen, which has have become 	      popular in Ukraine for staging small, half-naked protests against a range 	      of issues including oppression of political opposition. (Anja Niedringhaus)

Topless Ukrainian protesters climb up a fence at the entrance to the congress center where the World Economic Forum takes place in Davos, Switzerland Saturday, Jan. 28, 2012. The activists are from the group Femen, which has have become popular in Ukraine for staging small, half-naked protests against a range of issues including oppression of political opposition. (Anja Niedringhaus)

Activists of the Ukrainian feminist nudity group FEMEN clash with Swiss police 	      during a protest at the 42nd Annual Meeting of the World Economic Forum, 	      WEF, in Davos, Switzerland, Saturday, Jan. 28, 2012. (Jean-Christophe Bott)

Activists of the Ukrainian feminist nudity group FEMEN clash with Swiss police during a protest at the 42nd Annual Meeting of the World Economic Forum, WEF, in Davos, Switzerland, Saturday, Jan. 28, 2012. (Jean-Christophe Bott)