Moscow police confirms detention of State Duma candidate for brawl

Russian police confirmed on Wednesay the detention of a State Duma candidate from the Russian Liberal-Democratic Party (LDPR) after a brawl in central Moscow. Maxim Pershin, from Vladimir Zhirinovsky’s LDPR, was arrested and taken to the police station on suspicion of assault. The victim was hospitalized but later released. Pershin a medical examination for alcohol […]