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Sergei udaltsov detained

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A criminal investigation has been opened into Russia's protest leader, Sergei Udaltsov.
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Sergei udaltsov detained

Russian police arrest political opposition leader Sergei Udaltsov in Moscow on March 20, during a 'Day of Anger' rally. Thousands of protesters rallied in dozens of Russian cities against Prime Minister Vladimir Putin's government as opposition groups mobilised anger over economic woes.

ALEXEY SAZONOV