Russian police officers detain a demonstrator during a rally protesting retirement age hikes in St. Petersburg, Russia, on Sunday. Photo: AP

Thousands across Russia protest against changes to pensions

A rights group said that the police had detained hundreds, sometimes beating them with batons and dragging them away

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Russian police officers detain a demonstrator during a rally protesting retirement age hikes in St. Petersburg, Russia, on Sunday. Photo: AP
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