There was euphoria in Moscow as journalist Ivan Golunov walked free after a historic climbdown by the Russian law enforcement authorities, who dropped a drug charge widely seen as fabricated. But it was back to business as usual the next day, with police detaining hundreds of peaceful demonstrators seeking to turn an exception into the norm. Here are some of the key developments in Russia over the past week and some of the takeaways going forward.
The Week In Russia: One Step Forward, At Least 530 Steps Back
June 14, 2019 | Radio Free Europe | Shares: 57