Moscow, June 26, 2023 - Russian mercenary leader Yevgeny Prigozhin remains embroiled in a legal battle as charges against him for leading an armed insurrection over the weekend are said to still be in effect. Despite earlier reports suggesting a deal had been struck for Prigozhin's charges to be dropped and for him to go into exile in Belarus, state media has revealed today that the charges are still in place, citing an anonymous source within the prosecutor general's office.
The recent turn of events has cast a spotlight on the tensions simmering beneath the surface in Russia. Prigozhin. . .