A CNN reporter was one of several journalists and political activists who were apprehended by Russian authorities on Tuesday.
CNN correspondent Matthew Chance was arrested along with eight others outside of a penal colony where dissident Alexei Navalny is being held. A protest was held in which critics of Russian President Vladimir Putin were demanding Nalvany’s release.
A Navalny attorney, Olga Mikhailova, claims that her client is “seriously ill” and desperately in need of medical care that he is not receiving while imprisoned.
“He has lost a lot of weight, plus he has a strong cough and a temperature of 38.1C,” Mikhailova said, adding that it is a