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Russian rideshare app Yandex.Taxi shares user data with police

Mar 12, 2020 - 5:15 PM

A police officer on trial for framing investigative reporter Ivan Golunov revealed he learned the journalist’s address by requesting his ride history from an app co-owned by Uber

Photo by Donat Sorokin/TASS via Getty Images for Coda Story

More than 400 arrested at Moscow police abuse march – monitor

Jun 12, 2019 - 10:35 PM

As police drag protesters into vans the crowd yell: 'Shame, on Russia Day, this is our country's day! Have you forgotten the constitution?'

ARRESTS. Opposition leader Alexei Navalny (C) is detained by Russian police officers during a march to protest against the alleged impunity of law enforcement agencies in central Moscow on June 12, 2019. Photo by Vasily Maximov/AFP

Russian police drop charges against journalist

Jun 11, 2019 - 11:15 PM

Ivan Golunov, a 36-year-old reporter with independent media outlet Meduza, is arrested last week on charges his lawyers and supporters say were trumped up to punish him for his investigative work

IVAN GOLUNOV. Russian investigative journalist Ivan Golunov, charged with attempted drug-dealing, sits inside a defendants' cage during a hearing at a court in Moscow on June 8, 2019. Photo by Vasily Maximov/AFP

Kremlin faces pushback over reporter's arrest

Jun 10, 2019 - 7:29 PM

Three top Russian dailies publish the same front page in an unprecedented act of solidarity and defiance over the arrest of Ivan Golunov

SOLIDARITY. A photo taken on June 10, 2019 in Moscow, shows the front pages of Kommersant, Vedomosti and RBK dailies newspapers reading 'I am (we are) Ivan Golunov.' Photo by Yuri Kadobnov/AFP

Detained Russian journalist hospitalized

Jun 08, 2019 - 8:20 PM

(UPDATED) Russian police say detained investigative journalist Ivan Golunov complained of feeling 'unwell', prompting them to send him to the hospital for 'assessment'

HOSPITALIZED. Russian investigative journalist Ivan Golunov is detained then brought to the hospital by police for supposedly feeling unwell. Photo from Golunov's Facebook page

Russian journalist charged with dealing 'large amount' of drugs

Jun 08, 2019 - 7:14 PM

Supporters say the charge is a trumped-up punishment for Russian journalist Ivan Golunov's investigative reporting on high-level corruption

DETAINED. Russian journalist Ivan Golunov, a investigative reporter with independent news outlen Meduza has been detained in Moscow over alleged drug dealing in what the publication said on June 7, 2019 was punishment for his work. Photo by Dmitry Dzhulay /Meduza/AFP

Russian reporter's arrest sparks outrage

Jun 08, 2019 - 9:45 AM

Investigative journalist Ivan Golunov is detained in central Moscow for drug offenses

Police officers detain Russian journalist and writer Victor Shenderovich during a rally in support of arrested journalist Ivan Golunov outside the headquarters of the Moscow branch of the Russian Interior Ministry in Moscow on June 7, 2019. - A investigative reporter with Meduza, an independent Russian-language media outlet, has been detained in Moscow over alleged drug dealing in what the publication said on June 7, 2019 was punishment for his work. (Photo by Alexander NEMENOV / AFP)