• Paul Whelan, American detained in Russia on espionage charges, was in Moscow for a wedding, family says

    14 days ago - By LA Times

    Paul Whelan, the U.S. citizen currently detained in Russia on espionage charges, is a former U.S. Marine who had traveled to Moscow for a fellow Marine's wedding, the man's family said Tuesday, alleging that he is being wrongly held. “We are deeply concerned for his safety and well-being,” Whelan's...
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