Police detain ally of Kremlin critic Navalny at Moscow rally


MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian police detained Lyubov Sobol, a close ally of jailed Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny, at a rally in central Moscow on Saturday organised to call for the opposition politician's release, a Reuters witness said.

Police have said the nationwide protests are illegal and have already detained more than 350 people.

(Reporting by Anton Zverev; writing by Tom Balmforth; editing by Gareth Jones)

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