25 Feb 2022

Russia-Ukraine conflict: Protests worldwide against Putin invasion

News Correspondent

People have turned out on the streets across the world to protest against Russia’s invasion – including in Russia itself where more than 1,700 people have been arrested amid a heavy police crackdown on open signs of dissent.

In Moscow, riot police rounded up hundreds of people who joined protests in the city – with similar scenes in St Petersburg and other major cities.