In Russia, Hundreds Behind Bars Following Pro-Navalny Protests

25 Jan

In Russia, Hundreds Behind Bars Following Pro-Navalny Protests

Hundreds of people remained behind bars in Russia Sunday, a day after they were arrested for joining nationwide street protests demanding the release of jailed Kremlin critic Alexey Navalny. Navalny was detained a week ago upon his return to Russia from Germany, where he spent the last several months recovering from a nearly fatal poisoning attack he blames on the Russian government, which denies the charge. From Moscow, Charles Maynes reports.
 
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