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RT published this video item, entitled “Riot police push crowd out of Moscow airport as Navalny expected to land” – below is their description.
Russian police in full riot gear have begun to push a large crowd out of Moscow’s Vnukovo Airport, that came to see opposition activist Alexey Navalny’s return to Russia.
Officers used loudspeakers to demand that people “leave” the airport’s arrivals terminal and go outside. “Only ticket-holders can enter the airport,” they said.
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