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Dozens of Protesters Detained in Russia on Constitution Day

Russian police on Saturday detained dozens of opposition activists who had tried to hold a demonstration in central Moscow on Constitution Day. The liberal opposition Yabloko party had planned to distribute a pamphlet outlining the rights guaranteed under the Russian Constitution and how it believes they are systematically being violated in the country now. News reports said police detained 33 people, including Yabloko leader Sergei Mitrokhin. He told the Interfax news agency that he...

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