Published on 26 Mar 2017 Sections , ,

Russian opposition leader detained

Health and Social Care Correspondent

Hundreds of protestors – including Russia’s opposition leader Alexei Navalny – have been detained, after thousands of people took to the streets across Russia in a wave of anti-government demonstrations.

Mr Navalny, whose organisation is leading the fight against corruption – was detained as he tried to walk to a protest rally in Moscow’s Pushkin Square.

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