Russia Steps Up Amnesty Ahead of Sochi Games

The Wall Street Journal
December 20, 2013 AT 3:23 PM
In a sudden bout of magnanimity, Moscow has freed Mikhail Khodorkovsky and is set to release activists from Pussy Riot and Greenpeace. Is it holiday spirit, or Olympics P.R.? Via The Foreign Bureau, WSJ's global news update. Photo: AP