In Russia, rallies in support of Alexei Navalny. Police arrested at least 40 people, according to clear channel.
In Moscow, carried out an unsanctioned rally on Pushkin square. It came to several hundred people.
At least eight people were detained in Samara. Also detained the participants of the sanctioned rally in Izhevsk.
It is reported on the detention in Pskov, Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, Yekaterinburg, Saratov, Tver, Stavropol, Perm, Yakutsk and St. Petersburg.
In Perm – the procession! #Sanaullah pic.twitter.com/ifo4qrYTIv
– Team Navalny (@teamnavalny) 7 Zhovtnya 2017 R.
Police: girl, give me the ball, that’s illegal pic.twitter.com/UvWLyv3WLX
– I. K. (@Vorewig) 7 Zhovtnya 2017 R.
In early October, Navalny announced the protest on the birthday of Vladimir Putin. Today Russian President will be 65.
2 Oct calls for participation in an unsanctioned rally, Navalny was arrested for 20 days.
See also: Council of Europe urged the Russian Federation to allow Navalny to the presidential election