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Vladimir Putin accuses Hillary Clinton of inciting post-election protests

Hillary Clinton "set the tone for some actors in our country and gave them a signal," said Russian PM Vladimir Putin. "They heard the signal and with the support of the US State Department began active work."

Head of Russia's only political watchdog detained as elections begin

The head of Golos, Russia's only independent political watchdog, was held at Moscow's Sheremetyevo airport on Saturday as elections in the world's biggest country began, The Associated Press reported. The election could trim the number of seats Vladimir Putin's United Russia holds in the Duma. 
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