Police Detain Activists Near Sukharevskaya Metro Station in Moscow

Police detained protesters near the Sukharevskaya Metro station in Moscow on Sunday morning, January 31, as people gathered for a rally in support of detained opposition activist Alexei Navalny.

Among those detained was a videographer who was livestreaming events on YouTube for Navalny’s Moscow office. The videographer streamed live as he was placed in the back of a police van.

This video shows police placing protesters in the back of a police van. Credit: Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty via Storyful