Foreign Ministry calls on Russia to release anti-corruption protesters

The Lithuanian Foreign Ministry on Monday expresses its concern over the detention of peaceful demonstrators during nationwide protests in Russia against corruption and called for their release.
Arrest of Alexei Navalny
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