Investigative journalist put under house arrest in Moscow

Russian investigative journalist Ivan Golunov, who was detained by police and accused of drug offences, sits inside a defendants' cage as he attends a court hearing in Moscow, Russia June 8, 2019. REUTERS/Tatyana Makeyeva

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian investigative journalist Ivan Golunov was placed under two months’ house arrest in Moscow on Saturday while he is investigated for drug peddling, as a court rejected a request from investigators to hold him in custody. Golunov, 36, was on his way to a meeting with a source on Thursday when he […]

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