Pussy Riot Members Arrested Again in Sochi

By Annie Reuter

Less than two months after they were released from jail, former Pussy Riot members Nadezhda Tolokonnikova and Maria Alekhina were arrested in Sochi, Russia while walking down the street.

The duo had arrived at the Winter Olympics to hold a Pussy Riot concert when they were detained.

Related: Ex-Pussy Riot Members Consider Political Run and Hollywood Offers

“We were just walking around Sochi when they grabbed us,” Tolokonnikova told The Guardian via telephone from a police station not far from the Olympic Park. “They told us we are suspected of theft. Of course there has been no theft.”

Read more about the recent arrest on Radio.com


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