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Bi-partisan News Conference on Americans Detained in Russian Prisons

Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee, D-Texas, speaks with other representatives during a news conference at the US Capitol calling for the release of Trevor Reed, a former U.S. Marine, who has been detained since 2019 and was sentenced to nine years in a Russian prison, and Paul Whelan, who has been detained in Russia since 2018 and whose reasons for confinement are unknown in Washington, DC., on Thursday, July 29, 2021. Photo by Bonnie Cash/UPI