Tens of thousands of protesters marched through the eastern Russian city of Khabarovsk on Saturday in support of a popular local governor arrested this week for allegedly ordering several murders.
Massive rally estimated at up to 40,000 people in Siberian city of Khabarovsk in support of local governor Sergei Furgal, who was axed by Putin. https://t.co/YN5YhtZj6h— Jason Corcoran (@jason_corcoran) July 11, 2020
Russia's Khabarovsk region governor Sergei Furgal inside a defendants' cage during a court hearing in Moscow on July 10, 2020. (AFP)