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Protest on Putin's birthday

Sunday, October 07, 2012 - 00:43

Oct. 7 - A half-dozen anti-government protesters are arrested in Moscow during demonstrations against President Vladimir Putin, who has turned 60. Andrew Raven reports.

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Russian police haul away an anti-government protester in Moscow. He was among several demonstrators arrested Sunday outside the offices of President Vladimir Putin. That includes this woman, who was bundled away by police after criticizing Russia's leader to the media. The protest came as Putin celebrates his 60th birthday. The president has been widely criticized for clamping down on dissent during his 12 years at Russia's helm.

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Protest on Putin's birthday

Sunday, October 07, 2012 - 00:43