153 people were detained during protests against pension reform in 19 cities of Russia, informs OVD-Info.
Earlier it was reported that before the start of protests there were mass detentions throughout the country. In particular, 50 people were detained in 20 Russian cities from September 5 to the morning of September 9.
One person was detained twice, most were left in police departments overnight. Nine detainees are coordinators of Alexey Navalny office.
As a result, 14 detentions ended in decisions on administrative arrests, one man was detained in the framework of a criminal case.
Today, on September 9, in several cities of Russia take place elections, as well as rallies against pension reform.