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Bi-partisan News Conference on Americans Detained in Russian Prisons

Joey Reed, the father of Paul Whelan joins representatives during a news conference calling for the release of his son, Trevor Reed, a former U.S. Marine, who has been detained since 2019 and was sentenced to nine years in a Russian prison. Congressional members are also calling for the release of Paul Whelan, who has been detained in Russian since 2018 and whose reasons for confinement are unknown at the US Capitol in Washington, DC., on Thursday, July 29, 2021. Photo by Bonnie Cash/UPI