Nadezhda Tolokonnikova and Maria Alyokhina
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Pussy Riot: 'Freedom Olympic PR stunt'

Both of the jailed members of Russian punk protest band Pussy Riot have been freed early from prison under an amnesty law.

Nadezhda Tolokonnikova was released from a prison hospital in Siberia, while band mate Maria Alyokhina, was freed earlier on Monday in Nizhny Novgorod.

Bridget Kendall reports.

  • 23 Dec 2013
  • From the section Europe