Drive-by Planet: Sergei Udaltsov: Russian Left Front leader denies assault claim

  Russian Left-Front leader, Sergei Udaltsov, has been a target of the authorities over the years. A lot of the charges have been trumped up. For example in 2011 he was jailed for alleged jaywalking. His lawyer said of the arrests: “These cases are fabricated as a deliberate obstacle to prevent Sergei from exercising his ...