Russian police arrest 21 in traditional end-of-month rallies

MOSCOW, June 1 (UPI) -- At least 14 people conducting an unsanctioned rally in Moscow have been detained by Russian police, officials say.

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Moscow protesters arrested, released

MOSCOW, Jan. 1 (UPI) -- All protesters arrested at Moscow's year-end rally highlighting freedom of assembly have been released, the Interior Ministry said.

Party leader freed after arrest at rally

MOSCOW, Sept. 1 (UPI) -- The leader of an unregistered political party and 30 other people were released Saturday after their arrest at a Moscow protest rally, authorities said.

Opposition leader arrested in Moscow

MOSCOW, Jan. 31 (UPI) -- Moscow police arrested opposition leader Eduard Limonov and 20 followers at an unauthorized rally Monday.

Bolshevik leader arrested in Moscow march

MOSCOW, Aug. 1 (UPI) -- The leader of Russia's banned National Bolshevik Party and 46 other Moscow protesters have been arrested, sources say.
Kasparov arrested at Moscow rally

Kasparov arrested at Moscow rally

MOSCOW, Dec. 14 (UPI) -- Former chess champion Garry Kasparov was among 90 people arrested Sunday during an unsanctioned political rally in Moscow, police said.

Bolshevik activists detained in Moscow

MOSCOW, April 5 (UPI) -- Twenty-five Bolshevik activists were detained in Moscow Saturday for allegedly trying to hold an unapproved rally under the guise of a wedding, police said.

Kasparov released from custody

MOSCOW, Nov. 29 (UPI) -- Russian opposition leader Garry Kasparov has been released from custody, a member of the United Civil Front said Thursday.

Russian police stop unauthorized protest

ST. PETERSBURG, Russia, Nov. 25 (UPI) -- Police in St. Petersburg, Russia, stopped an unauthorized protest Sunday, detaining dozens of protesters who allegedly clashed with them.

Putin youth group pushes ideology

MOSCOW, July 7 (UPI) -- Nashi, a Russian youth group working on behalf of President Vladimir Putin, promotes Putin and calls his rivals fascists, The New York Times reported.

Russian high court bans radical party

MOSCOW, Nov. 15 (UPI) -- Russia's Supreme Court Tuesday upheld a lower court ban on the radical National Bolshevik Party, charged with involvement in extremist activities.