moscow - The riot police in Moscow have already been with hundreds of agents in the center of the Russian capital where a demonstration against President Putin is being held on Saturday afternoon. The protesters demand that Putin not be eligible for a fourth term as President of Russia. The demonstration has not yet begun.
Putin, who has dominated Russian politics for seventeen years, has not yet announced whether he is elected.
The Open Russia movement, which makes for greater democracy in Russia, was founded by Kremlin critic Michail Chodorkovski, has called for protests.