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BREAKING: RI Contributor Graham Phillips Arrested at Latvian SS March

The journalist known for his on-the-ground coverage of the war in Donbass has been taken into custody by Latvian police


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Graham Phillips, the popular blogger of the website The Truth Seeker and former RT stringer known for his coverage of the Donbass conflict, has been arrested at the annual march of Latvian Waffen SS veterans in Riga.

Sputnik reported that Phillips had attempted to place himself at the head of the column of marchers when he was arrested. At the time of his arrest he reportedly called out to police officers, "Why are you glorifying fascism?" 

 

UPDATE 16.03.16 18:55 Moscow -

Graham Phillips has confimed his release on Twitter:

 


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