Russian Opposition leader Alexei Navalny arrested amid country wide protests of presidential election
Russian Opposition leader Alexei Navalny has been arrested in Moscow as protest demonstrations called by him took place across the country. He has called on supporters to continue the demonstrations despite his arrest Sunday.
Russian Presidential Election: Anti-corruption crusader Alexei Navalny hopes to tap into popular discontent against Vladimir Putin
As the most serious challenger during Vladimir Putin's 18 years in power, Alexei Navalny has endured arrests, show trials and facefuls of green antiseptic that damaged his vision.