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Protesting truckers in the city of Manas in Dagestan were blocked by the military, who brought several armored personnel carriers to the place where the protesters gathered.
The participants of the truck drivers’ protest in Dagestan say that during all 12 days of the strike the federal TV channels do not dare to cover the protests, and the local authorities do not want to start a dialogue.
Violinist Andrei Osipov was detained in Cheboksary during orchestra’s practice because of his participation in anti-corruption rallies on March 26th.
Not a single Russian federal TV channel interrupted its scheduled program to report on anti-corruption protest rallies that took place in Moscow and dozens of cities across the country, which involved thousands of people, and ended up with mass detentions…
According to website OVD-Info, the number of people detained at the anti-corruption protest rally in Moscow that was held on March 26th exceeded 1000 people. Earlier the police told about 500 people detained.
Massive rallies against corruption were held on March 26th all across Russia. The reason was the investigation of the Anti-Corruption Foundation on the business of Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev.
Dozens of migrants from Uzbekistan and Tajikistan went on strike: the workers who build the subway in Moscow have not been paid in full for several months.
The police did not let a truck with humanitarian aid for protesting miners in Gukovo.
Russia Today did not specify the name of the journalist, but most likely it was Alexander Rubinstein, whose tweet with live broadcast from Washington was attached to the message.