Paul Whelan, American jailed in Russia, reportedly transferred to prison hospital

Paul Whelan.
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Paul Whelan, an American detained in Russia on charges of alleged espionage, has reportedly been moved to a hospital in the prison where he's being held, The New York Times writes, per Whelan's brother, David.

The Biden administration says it is "deeply concerned," about Whelan, who has reportedly not made contact with his family in a week. Per David Whelan, Paul had previously told his family to alert the U.S. Embassy if he didn't call home for more than 3 days.

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