Hundreds Arrested in Moscow as Protests Pile Pressure on Putin – The Wall Street Journal

MOSCOW—Police detained more than 600 people at an unauthorized protest in the Russian capital demanding fair elections, as a recent wave of public discontent in Russia showed few signs of abating.

The rallies, protesting the exclusion of opposition candidates from local elections, came a week after more than 1,300 people were detained and dozens injured in similar demonstrations.

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