A US-Israeli citizen was jailed in Russia for possessing cannabis. Photo: Alamy

Russia jails US-Israeli woman Naama Issachar for 7½ years on drug charges

  • She was arrested in April while in transit in a Moscow airport and accused of having nine grammes of cannabis in her bag
  • Israel said the ruling was ‘heavy and disproportionate’
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A US-Israeli citizen was jailed in Russia for possessing cannabis. Photo: Alamy
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