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Pussy Riot members detained in Sochi

Pussy Riot members Maria Alyokhina and Adezhda Tolokonnikova have been detained by police in Sochi.

Pussy Riot members 'detained by police in Sochi'

Maria Alyokhina and Adezhda Tolokonnikova have reportedly been detained by police in Sochi. Credit: Reuters

Pussy Riot members Maria Alyokhina and Adezhda Tolokonnikova have been detained by police in Sochi, an activist group has claimed on Twitter.

Alyokhina said they had been detained on suspicion of committing a crime but did not give details.

Russia is currently hosting the Winter Olympics in Sochi.

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