Russia protests: Police detain over 300 people at Navalny rallies

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    Police detained 300 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 Theo Merz tells us more.

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