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MOSCOW, February 1 (Itar-Tass) – Moscow’s police have detained more than 100 fans after an ice hockey match at the TsSKA stadium on Friday, a spokesman for the Moscow police department reported.
“At about 22:00 Moscow time on Friday, a group of aggressively-disposed fans stages a provocation after a hockey match at the TsSKA stadium in Leningradsky Anevue. They threw stones and bottles at police officers,” the spokesman said.
According to the spokesman, several policemen were injured. One was hospitalized with a head injury.
“More than 100 hooligans were detained. They will be taken to police stations to be brought to administrative liability,” the spokesman said and added that a criminal case might be opened on charges of using force against police (article 318 of the Russian Criminal Code).