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July 8, 2022 6:12 pmby The Kyiv Independent news desk

A Moscow court sentenced Aleksey Gorinov, a municipal deputy of the Krasnoselsky district of Moscow, to seven years in prison for disseminating "knowingly false information" about the Russian army, according to the Telegram channel "Freedom for Aleksey Gorinov," Meduza reports.

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