Russian Opposition Demonstrates Solidarity With Khodorkovsky

ST. PETERSBURG, Russia — Opposition activists have rallied in St. Petersburg to demonstrate support for jailed former oil tycoon Mikhail Khodorkovsky, who was arrested exactly eight years ago, RFE/RL’s Russian Service reports. Khodorkovsky, the former CEO of the oil giant Yukos, and his close associate Platon Lebedev were convicted and sentenced for tax evasion in […]