Moscow Police Detain Opposition Figure Navalny in the Subway

February 15, 2015 3:30 PM

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Moscow police have detained anti-corruption campaigner and leading opposition figure Alexei Navalny as he and supporters were handing out leaflets in the subway.

Navalny's spokeswoman reported the detention of Navalny and one of his associates in a Twitter post. The Interfax news agency later cited police as confirming that the two men had been detained Sunday for trying to cause public disturbance.

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