Protesters clash with riot police during a rally in support of jailed opposition leader Alexei Navalny in downtown Moscow, Russia on Saturday. Photo: AFP Protesters clash with riot police during a rally in support of jailed opposition leader Alexei Navalny in downtown Moscow, Russia on Saturday. Photo: AFP
Protesters clash with riot police during a rally in support of jailed opposition leader Alexei Navalny in downtown Moscow, Russia on Saturday. Photo: AFP
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US slam Russia’s arrests of over 3,300 Alexei Navalny supporters, EU to discuss ‘next steps’

  • Tens of thousands nationwide answered Navalny’s call to rally, issued after he was arrested on arrival from Germany
  • The EU’s foreign policy chief Josep Borrell condemned the ‘widespread arrests’ and ‘disproportionate use of force’

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Protesters clash with riot police during a rally in support of jailed opposition leader Alexei Navalny in downtown Moscow, Russia on Saturday. Photo: AFP Protesters clash with riot police during a rally in support of jailed opposition leader Alexei Navalny in downtown Moscow, Russia on Saturday. Photo: AFP
Protesters clash with riot police during a rally in support of jailed opposition leader Alexei Navalny in downtown Moscow, Russia on Saturday. Photo: AFP
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