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Russia Arrests U.S. Citizen On ‘Treason’ Charges For Donating $50 To Ukrainian Charity

Posted on AllSides February 21st, 2024
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The Russian government has arrested a dual U.S. citizen on treason charges for donating a small amount of money to a Ukrainian charity.

The Federal Security Service (FSB) said in a statement that it arrested 33-year-old Ksenia Karelina for donating $51.80 to Razom, a New York-based charity that sends assistance to Ukraine.

“Since February 2022, she has been proactively collecting funds in the interests of one of the Ukrainian organizations, which were subsequently used to purchase tactical medicine items, equipment, weapons and ammunition by the Armed Forces of Ukraine,” the FSB said.

She was...

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