Protests continue after Russian journalist released pending trial

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Ivan Golunov moved to house arrest after hundreds of supporters picket police HQ

A Russian journalist arrested on drug charges has been released from jail pending trial amid a public outcry over the case.

The surprise decision to move Ivan Golunov to house arrest follows an outpouring of support for him led by other prominent Russian journalists. Hundreds of people queued to picket police headquarters over the weekend.

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