Police detain more than 100 people at protests in support of Navalny

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    Police detained 102 people at protests across #Russia in support of jailed #Kremlin critic Alexei #Navalny on Wednesday, the OVD-Info protest monitoring group said. FRANCE 24’s Chief Foreign Editor Rob Parsons tells us more.

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