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Two Russian journalists jailed on ‘extremism’ charges for alleged work for Navalny group

Two Russian journalists jailed on ‘extremism’ charges for alleged work for Navalny group

  • Konstantin Gabov and Sergey Karelin both denied the charges for which they will be detained for a minimum of two months before any trials begin
  • Russia’s crackdown is aimed at opposition figures, journalists, activists, members of the LGBTQ+ community, and other dissenters
By AP ·

Russian opposition leader arrested amid wave of anti-corruption protests

Russian opposition leader arrested amid wave of anti-corruption protests

By HOWARD AMOS and JIM HEINTZ | AP ·