Russian human rights leader gets surprise birthday visit from Putin

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A veteran human rights campaigner in Russia has recieved a surprise birthday visit from President Vladimir Putin.

Lyudmila Alexeyeva celebrated by asking Putin to pardon a former politician who was jailed for life.

Al Jazeera's Andrew Simmons reports from Moscow.

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