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Second Lawyer Working On High Treason Case Flees Russia (RFE RL)

A second lawyer for jailed Russian journalist Ivan Safronov, who is charged with high treason, has fled the country.

Yevgeny Smirnov told The Insider investigative group on November 23 that he is now in Georgia, adding that he had decided to leave Russia after an internal disciplinary investigation had been initiated against him by the Federal Security Service (FSB).

Second Lawyer Working On High Treason Case Flees Russia (rferl.org)