Russia's opposition staged protests in Moscow on July 27 over the barring of independent candidates from upcoming local elections in September. Nearly 1,400 demonstrators were detained as a result of the demonstrations.
Moscow's ruling party could face unprecedented losses in the country’s regional elections in September if the recent wave of anti-government protests continues to grow in size, scope and fervor....
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