Russia detained an opposition politician for criticizing the war in Ukraine

Yevgeny Roizman faces up to 10 years in prison.


According to Russian state media, two days ago the Russian police detained Yevgeny Roizman, one of the last opposition politicians who has not yet landed behind bars. He faces up to ten years in prison for allegedly criticizing Moscow’s military campaign in Ukraine, reports the French news agency AFP.

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