Steve August 5, 2022
brittney-griner:-russia-‘ready-to-discuss’-prisoner-swap-as-star-jailed-for-nine-years

Just one day after Brittney Griner was jailed, Russia has begun to budge about a possible prisoner swap to secure the queer basketball player’s freedom. On Thursday (4 August), Moscow’s Khimki Court handed a nine-year sentence to the two-time US Olympic gold medallist for attempting to smuggle illegal drugs with criminal intent. It left Griner likely facing her jail time in a forced labour camp. But Russia’s foreign minister Sergey, Read More