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Over 200 detained in Russian anti-corruption protests: NGO

OVER 200 DETAINED IN RUSSIAN ANTI-CORRUPTION PROTESTS: NGO

Over 200 people were detained Monday by police at opposition protests called by Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny, said a Russian NGO tracking arrests.

"About 121 people were detained in Moscow up to this point. In Saint-Petersburg - 137," OVD-Info wrote on Twitter, following other reports of detentions in far-eastern Vladivostok and southern resort Sochi, and the detention of Navalny himself.

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