Tag: Evan Gershkovich

American journalist Evan Gershkovich marks one year in Russian prison, why is he not a top priority for Washington? (Op-Ed)

American journalist Evan Gershkovich marks one year in Russian prison, why is he not a top priority for Washington? (Op-Ed)

Friday marks one year since Wall Street Journal reporter Evan Gershkovich was detained by Russian security forces on spying allegations. This was the first such detention of an American journalist on espionage charges in Russia since the tail end of the Cold War. The Biden administration has said that bringing Gershkovich home safely is a top priority, yet he […]

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