Protests across Russia over pension reforms

Plan to lift the pension age has drawn widespread criticism with the opposition leader Alexei Navalny calling for mass protests.

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    Protests have been held across Russia against the government's decision to lift the pension age.

    The plan has drawn widespread criticism and opposition leader Alexei Navalny has called for mass protests.

     

    Al Jazeera's Rory Challands reports from Moscow


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