Wall Avenue Journal reporter detained in Russia by safety service Lalrp


Russia’s Federal Safety Service, the FSB, on Thursday detained a Wall Avenue Journal reporter, Evan Gershkovich, a U.S. citizen assigned to the newspaper’s Moscow Bureau, and mentioned it had opened an “espionage” case towards him, in response to Russian state media.

Gershkovich was detained within the metropolis of Yekaterinburg within the Urals, the state information businesses reported, citing an FSB assertion.