Hundreds detained during Moscow protest over journalist's arrest

Russian police detained more than 400 people on Wednesday, including opposition politician Alexei Navalny,  at a protest in Moscow calling for punishment for police officers involved in the alleged framing of a journalist, the OVD-Info monitoring group said. 

Police abruptly dropped drug charges a day earlier against investigative journalist Ivan Golunov, a rare U-turn by authorities in the face of anger from his supporters who said he was targeted over his reporting.

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