Thursday, October 16, 2014

Boston Reporter Joe Bergantino Currently Being Detained in Russia

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From WCVB.com

  "Veteran Boston journalist Joe Bergantino is being detailed against his will in St. Petersburg, Russia, by government authorities. Reached by NewsCenter 5 in Russia, Bergantino said "it's outrageous that this is happening." Bergantino, the executive director of the New England Center for Investigative Reporting, is a former reporter for ABC News and WBZ-TV. Bergantino, a Brookline resident, was teaching a class along with another American journalist to 14 Russian reporters when immigration agents demanded to see their passports and visa"..to continue reading on WCVB.com click here


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