Russian Truckers Jam Roads in Moscow Traffic Protest

December 04, 2015 03:50 PM
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A massive traffic jam formed Friday on Moscow's Ring Road after police blocked a column of trucks driving at low speed to protest a doubling of road tolls and high fines for not paying. Despite the disruption in the capital, ordinary Russians voiced support for the truckers' actions, which analysts say is a new challenge for authorities. VOA's Daniel Schearf reports from Moscow.