Pussy Riot members arrested over theft in Sochi

Feb 19, 2014

RUSSIAN FEDERATION, Sochi : Russian police on Tuesday detained the two most famous members of the Pussy Riot punk protest group in Sochi, currently hosting the Winter Olympics, questioning the pair for several hours in a theft case. Nadezhda Tolokonnikova and Maria Alyokhina, only released from penal colonies under an amnesty late last year, were arrested along with several others and then set free after four hours in police custody. Read the full story here.

 

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