Russian police detained opposition leader Alexei Navalny in central Moscow at a rally which Navalny had called to protest against corruption. Hundreds of opposition protesters crowded around the police van and tried to prevent it from taking Navalny away.
A tweet from Navalny's account after the incident said: "Guys, I'm all right. Don't try to break me out. Go on walking down the Tverskaya...
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Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny detained by police during Moscow protest