Russian opposition leader Navalny arrested amid election protests

Russian riot police detained opposition leader Alexei Navalny on Sunday as he spearheaded protests across the country. Rallies were held in Moscow, St. Petersburgh and other cities, demonstrating against the upcoming presidential election. Authorities have blocked Navalny’s candidacy, which prompted the leader to call for a boycott, saying the elections are undemocratic and rigged. CGTN's Dan Ashby reports from Moscow.

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