Pussy Riot support in Dublin

Feminist activist Rosita Sweetman joins demonstrators in a protest in O'Connell Street, Dublin, against the conviction of members of the provocative Russian punk band Pussy Riot.

Rosita Sweetman
Rosita Sweetman Credit: Niall Carson/PA Wire

Displaying three statues of the Virgin Mary as members of Pussy Riot. The song the women sang in the Cathedral which led to their two year sentence was a "punk prayer" asking the Virgin Mary to rid Russia of President Vladimir Putin.

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Pussy Riot members flee Russia

Two women from the punk band Pussy Riot - who were being sought by Russian police - have fled the country, the band said.