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MOSCOW - Two Pussy Riot punk rockers recently freed from jail will this week travel to Singapore where their controversial anti-Putin video has been shortlisted for an award, the husband of one of them said on Tuesday. 

The two former members of anti-Kremlin Russian punk group Pussy Riot, Nadezhda Tolokonnikova, right, and Maria Alyokhina, visit a court in Moscow on Jan 9 to attend a hearing on the Bolotnaya Square case. (AFP photo)

Nadezhda Tolokonnikova and Maria Alyokhina will make their first foreign trip abroad since their release from prison last month to attend the inaugural Prudential Eye Awards which celebrates emerging Asian artists. 

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