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Russian court extends pre-trial detention of WSJ reporter Evan Gershkovich

Wall Street Journal reporter Evan Gershkovich will not face trial in Russia for at least another two months, following a Moscow сourt hearing on Friday. The 32-year-old American journalist was initially arrested on espionage charges in March 2023, but his trial continues to be delayed. On Friday, the Lefortovo District Court extended his pre-trial detention until March 30, meaning he will not even face a…