>> Riot police is swooping on a protester in Moscow. As the crowds chant shame, the man is led away.>>
> One of thousands of Russians protesting corruption and demanding the resignation of Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev, and one of several dozen people detained across the country
>> Including opposition leader Alexai Nevalny who was stopped shortly after arriving at the Moscow rally. A Reuters report saw Nevalny escorted into a police van. Hundreds of protesters crowding around to try to prevent him from being taken away. The opposition had urged people to take to the streets with 80 cities across Russia expected to take part.
Riot police made their presence felt here in Moscow, pushing and pulling their way through the crowd to reap down protester's signs. The criminal said on Friday, the plans were an illegal provocation.