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Russian Police Detain Over 400 At Protest Of Jailed Journalist

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Russian Police Detain Over 400 At Protest Of Jailed Journalist

Russian Police Detain Over 400 At Protest Of Jailed Journalist

According to a report by Reuters, on Wednesday, Russian police detained over 400 people, including opposition politician Alexei Navalny, at a protest calling for punishment for police officers involved with allegedly framing a journalist.

One day earlier, police abruptly dropped drug charges against investigative journalist Ivan Golunov, a rare reversal by authorities in the face of anger from supporters who say he was targeted over his work as a journalist.

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