Jailed Pussy Riot punk stops hunger strike: official

1st October 2013, Comments 0 comments

Jailed Pussy Riot punk band member Nadezhda Tolokonnikova, who had refused food for eight days to protest what she called "slave labour conditions" at her prison, on Tuesday halted her hunger strike, prison officials said.

"Today at 11:00am (0700 GMT), convict Nadezhda Tolokonnikova stopped the hunger strike and started consuming food," regional prison authorities said in a statement.


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