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Russia acid attack trial postponed

Ballet dancer Pavel Dmitrichenko accused of throwing acid on artistic director Sergei Filin denies involvement.

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A Russian court has postponed until next week the trial of a dancer accused of throwing acid at an artistic director of the Bolshoi ballet.

Dancer Pavel Dmitrichenko denies organising the attack on Sergei Filin.

Al Jazeera's David Chater reports from Moscow.

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