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Independent Newspaper Editor Arrested in Russia

The editor-in-chief of an independent newspaper in the city of Arzamas, some 400 kilometers (250 miles) east of Moscow, has been arrested under suspicion of extorting a local gypsum factory into subscribing to his newspaper. Colleagues at the paper called the charge laughable and politically-motivated.

Jul 6, 2009 | Continued