Tens of thousands of Russians protest retirement age hikes

  • Russian opposition activist Sergey Udaltsov, foreground, attends a rally protesting retirement age hikes in Moscow, Russia, Saturday, July 28, 2018. Tens of thousands of demonstrators have rallied throughout Russia to protest plans to substantially hike the age at which Russian men and women can receive their state retirement pensions. (AP Photo)

  • Communist Party leader Gennady Zyuganov, center, leads a march during a rally protesting retirement age hikes in Moscow, Russia, Saturday, July 28, 2018. Tens of thousands of demonstrators have rallied throughout Russia to protest plans to substantially hike the age at which Russian men and women can receive their state retirement pensions. (AP Photo)

  • An elderly woman holds a poster reads “Want to Retire, it’s time to change the authority!” during a rally protesting retirement age hikes in Moscow, Russia, Saturday, July 28, 2018. Tens of thousands of demonstrators have rallied throughout Russia to protest plans to substantially hike the age at which Russian men and women can receive their state retirement pensions. (AP Photo)

MOSCOW — Tens of thousands of demonstrators have rallied throughout Russia to protest plans to substantially hike the age at which Russian men and women can receive their state retirement pensions.

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