Veronika Nikulshina, a protesting member of the Russian feminist band Pussy Riot, high-fives Kylian Mbappe of France after running onto the field during the second half of the World Cup final on Sunday. Photo: Kyodo

Pussy Riot members jailed by Russia for running onto field during World Cup final

15-day sentences for members of the feminist punk group, who claimed responsibility for the protest and issued demands including ‘allow political competition in the country’

Topic |   Fifa World Cup 2018

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Veronika Nikulshina, a protesting member of the Russian feminist band Pussy Riot, high-fives Kylian Mbappe of France after running onto the field during the second half of the World Cup final on Sunday. Photo: Kyodo
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