2020-11-06 10:25:00

Performance artist posing as Christ detained near FSB headquarters in Moscow

Moscow, November 6, Interfax - Police officers have detained performance artist Pavel Krisevich near the Federal Security Service (FSB) headquarters on Lubyanskaya Square in central Moscow, where he staged a performance posing as Jesus Christ.

"Pavel was detained on Lubyanka, near the FSB building, while posing as Christ," lawyer Sergey Telnov said on Thursday.

Media have reported that Krisevich staged his performance in support of the people jailed "on political motives."