Police detained in Moscow a few dozen members of a natural procession for the cancellation of results of voting on amendments to the Constitution, reported the TV channel “Rain”.
In the procession was attended by 200 to 300 people. It started after the rally in Pushkin square, which held the collection of signatures under the claim for cancellation of amendments.
The police van with the detainees went to the police.
The detentions started in the area of Petrovka street, when some of the protesters tried to block traffic. Soon the police began to snatch out from crowd of the people.
Russian service of the BBC showed Twitter some detention.
About 300 people came out to Petrovka, where people are caught up with the paddy wagon with the police in full uniform, reports our correspondent. People were removed from the roadway, police lined the sidewalks and began the hard detention of those who were within its perimeter. pic.twitter.com/zm4dSB5SmZ
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