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MOSCOW | Nearly 1600 reported arrested in Russian anti-Putin protests

MOSCOW (AP) — Russians angered by the impending inauguration of Vladimir Putin to a new term as president protested Saturday in scores of cities across the country — and police responded by reportedly arresting nearly 1,600 of them. Among those arrested was protest organizer Alexei Navalny, the anti-corruption campaigner who is Putin’s most prominent foe. … Continue reading MOSCOW | Nearly 1600 reported arrested in Russian anti-Putin protests