Police officer who gut-punched woman during Moscow protest reportedly identified

The Telegram-based investigative outlet Baza has submitted a request to the Moscow branch of Russia’s police force asking for a probe into the actions of Sergey Tsyplakov during Moscow’s August 10 election protest. The outlet suspects Tsyplakov of being the officer who punched protester Darya Sosnovskaya in the abdomen, after which she required a medical examination.