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Russia moves to extinguish pro-Navalny ‘flashlight’ protests – Fox News

MOSCOW (AP) When the team of imprisoned Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny urged people to come out to their residential courtyards and shine their cellphone flashlights in a display of unity, many responded with jokes and skepticism. After two weekends of nationwide demonstrations, the new protest format looked to some like a retreat. 
But not to Russian authorities, who moved vigorously to extinguish the illuminated protests planned for Sunday. 
Officials accused Navalny’s allies of acting…

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