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Violence mars anti-Putin protests in Moscow

Protesters against Russian President-elect Vladimir Putin have clashed with police in the capital Moscow, ahead of Mr Putin's inauguration on Monday.

The protest was peaceful until a small group of demonstrators tried to break through lines of riot police.

A rival demonstration in support of Mr Putin also took place.

Daniel Sandford reports.

  • 06 May 2012
  • From the section Europe
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