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Thousands in Russian Far East protest area governor’s arrest

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Thousands in Russian Far East protest area governor’s arrestMOSCOW (AP) — Thousands of demonstrators rallied Saturday in the Russian Far East city of Khabarovsk to protest the arrest of the regional governor, continuing a three-week wave of opposition that has challenged the Kremlin. Khabarovsk Krai Gov. Sergei Furgal has been in a Moscow jail since his July 9 arrest on charges of...
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Several police officers are recovering from injuries and nearly a dozen protesters are under arrest after clashes on Manhattan's East Side on Tuesday. Tensions ignited when a protester was taken into custody in an unmarked van. CBS2's John Dias has the details.

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Some 3,000 demonstrators protest in Khabarovsk city over the arrest of the region's governor.

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Thousands of people marched in the Russian far eastern city of Khabarovsk on Saturday for the fourth weekend in a row, protesting at President Vladimir Putin's handling of a local political crisis. Soraya Ali reports.

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Demonstrators in Khabarovsk, Russia, continue for the third week calling for a fair trial of the former regional governor, Sergei Furgal.View on euronews

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