Navalny supporters flash their mobile phone lights near Red Square in Moscow on Sunday. Photo: AFP Navalny supporters flash their mobile phone lights near Red Square in Moscow on Sunday. Photo: AFP
Navalny supporters flash their mobile phone lights near Red Square in Moscow on Sunday. Photo: AFP
Russia

Russians hold pro-Alexei Navalny torchlight protests despite arrest threat

  • The Kremlin critic’s allies asked supporters to gather outside their homes with candles and mobile phone flashlights on Valentine’s Day
  • Street rallies have been called off temporarily after police detained thousands of people at protests over the past few weeks

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Navalny supporters flash their mobile phone lights near Red Square in Moscow on Sunday. Photo: AFP Navalny supporters flash their mobile phone lights near Red Square in Moscow on Sunday. Photo: AFP
Navalny supporters flash their mobile phone lights near Red Square in Moscow on Sunday. Photo: AFP
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