Russian Gulag historian arrives at court for sentencing | AFP

A Russian court sentences respected Gulag historian Yury Dmitriyev to more than three years in prison in a controversial sexual abuse case, his lawyer Viktor Anufriyev said to reportes outside the courthouse in northwestern russian city Petrozavodsk. The lawyer said he had not yet received the written verdict and it was possible that with time served in pre-trial detention Dmitriyev could be free in September. of outside courthouse

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