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Alexei Navalny buried after crowds cheer at Moscow church

The funeral of Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny has been held in Moscow, an event seen by many as representing a struggle between the country's marginalized protest movement and President Vladimir Putin's will to silence it.

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    Thousands turn out to mourn Navalny, defying Putin, at funeral in Moscow

    Thousands turn out to mourn Navalny, defying Putin, at funeral in Moscow

    For one day at least, Russia’s opposition came alive to mourn its lost leader. Cries of “Russia without Putin!” “Russia will be free!” and even “Putin is a murderer!” rose from the defiant crowd.

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