Evan Gershkovich: Wall Street Journal reporter appeals against arrest in Russia
The agency cited the press service of the Lefortovo Court of Moscow, which took the American journalist into custody last week.
Gershkovich is currently being held in a pre-trial detention center at the notorious Lefortovo prison until May 29. He faces up to 20 years in prison on espionage charges. The Wall Street Journal has vehemently denied the spying accusations against Gershkovich.
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