Pussy Riot have done their time, could be released - Medvedev

Pussy Riot singers have done their time and could be freed, said Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev.

"I resent these characters - the way they look and what they do. The impression they made on me was so negative and I feel so negative about them that I hardly want to talk about them," he told the winners of international competitions of scientific projects, when asked whether the Pussy Riot singers would be freed ahead of time.

"But if I were the judge I would not have jailed them, just because I don't think it is correct to send them to prison. They have spent a long time behind bars already. Enough," he said.

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