100,000 Are Attending Moscow Protest, Opposition Politician Nemtsov Says

As many as 100,000 people are attending a Moscow protest against fraud during a Dec. 4 parliamentary vote, Boris Nemtsov, an opposition politician, said from the stage at the protest today.

Moscow police, who are operating metal detectors at the protest, estimate the crowd at 21,500, according to a statement on their website.

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