Thousands rally in Russian city of Novosibirsk to call for release of Alexei Navalny

Thousands of demonstrators joined an unauthorised protest in the Russian city of Novosibirsk today (January 23) to call for the release of opposition leader Alexei Navalny.

Navalny, Vladimir Putin's most high-profile critic, called for protests after his arrest last weekend on return to Russia.

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Location: Russia