Police detain wife of jailed Kremlin critic Navalny at Moscow rally

23 Jan 2021 / 20:32 H.

    MOSCOW, Jan 23 (Reuters) - Russian police detained Yulia Navalnaya, the wife of jailed Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny, at a protest in Moscow on Saturday, she wrote on her Instagram from inside a police van.

    Police have declared the rallies in Moscow and dozens of other cities illegal and have arrested hundreds of people. (Reporting by Gabrielle Tétrault-Farber and Tatiana Gomova; writing by Tom Balmforth; editing by Gareth Jones)

    email blast