Hundreds rally in Moscow over journalist case

People attend a rally organised by Union of Journalists and approved by authorities in support of the investigative journalist Ivan Golunov in Moscow, Russia June 16, 2019. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Several hundred protesters gathered in Moscow on Sunday in a small, government-authorized rally supporting investigative journalist Ivan Golunov and decrying abuse of power over his five-day arrest this month on drug charges. The 36-year-old reporter, known for exposing corruption among Moscow officials, was freed following an outcry by supporters who said he […]

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