Head of Russia's only Ukrainian library gets suspended jail term

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Posted: Jun 05, 2017 5:23 AM

MOSCOW (Reuters) - A court in Moscow on Monday handed a four-year suspended prison sentence to Natalya Sharina, the head of Russia's only state-run Ukrainian language library, after finding her guilty of inciting ethnic hatred and embezzlement, a Reuters reporter in the courtroom said.

(Reporting by Andrew Osborn; Writing by Dmitry Solovyov; Editing by Christian Lowe)