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Pussy Riot singers in court
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Pussy riot punk group showed up in Sochi a seaside resort. But were lashed by Russian police when they carried out anti-Putin protests

Husband of band member, Nadezhda Tolokonnikova, reported that his wife had vanished.  The husband had not seen Nadezhda after the singer moved to a new prison.

Nadezhda and another member of the punk group sent to jail for mocking President Putin in a song sung in a Moscow Cathedral in February 2012. A third band member was released on appeal.

The group’s prison sentence led to an international day of protest.  It was held in London at the Royal court theatre. Supporters read out court statements made by the girls at the time of court appearances.

ynuk.tv was there