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Russia opposition leader Sergei Udaltsov under house arrest

A Russian court on Saturday put prominent opposition leader Sergei Udaltsov under house arrest amid accusations he incited mass disorder to overthrow President Vladimir Putin.

Sunday, 10 February, 2013, 11:02am

Russia charges protest leader in riot probe

Russia on Friday charged protest leader Sergei Udaltsov with plotting mass riots in a controversial probe that has seen the detention of another activist who claims to have been tortured into confessing.

26 Oct 2012 - 5:29pm

Opposition elects anti-Putin leaders

The Russian opposition, having staged an online vote, has unveiled new leaders who will spearhead a drive to regain momentum against President Vladimir Putin after his crushing victory in May elections.

24 Oct 2012 - 4:31am

TV documentary leads to probe of opposition leader Sergei Udaltsov

In a new sign of a widening crackdown on Russia's opposition, investigators yesterday opened a criminal probe against leftist leader Sergei Udaltsov and several other activists for allegedly plotting mass riots.

18 Oct 2012 - 3:37am

Russia opens probe against opposition leader

In a new sign of a widening crackdown on Russian opposition, investigators on Wednesday opened a criminal probe against leftist leader Sergei Udaltsov and several other opposition activists for allegedly plotting mass riots.

17 Oct 2012 - 6:13pm