Putin critic Browder detained, then freed by Spanish police

A Police sign is seen at the police station where British businessman Bill Browder, a prominent critic of Russian President Vladimir Putin, was taken to when he was detained and then released by Spanish police in Madrid, May 30, 2018. REUTERS/Juan Medina

MADRID (Reuters) – British businessman Bill Browder, a prominent Kremlin critic, was detained and then released by Spanish police on Wednesday, after a warrant from Russia for his arrest for tax evasion was found to be invalid, police said. The head of investment fund Hermitage Capital Management, Browder led a campaign to expose corruption and […]

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