Russia protests US embassy, tech companies over Navalny rallies

Russia issues a protest to the US embassy for what Moscow says are social media posts promoting anti-Kremlin demonstrations and accuses American tech giants of interfering in Russian internal affairs.

Foreign ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova tells state-run media that Moscow has complained to US diplomats for “supporting illegal rallies” in several cities and says Russia will probe American IT companies over “interference” in Russia’s domestic affairs.

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