Health Russian opposition leader Navalny continues to decline | NOW

The health of Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny continues to deteriorate, say his lawyers, who visited him on Wednesday in the prison camp where he is being held. The Kremlin critic has been on a hunger strike for a week to enforce medical treatment. Navalny suffers from severe back pain and complains of numb legs … Read more

Russia’s relations with the EU are at an all-time low, Michel told ČTin – ČT24 – Czech Television

Michel, who chairs the EU leaders’ meetings, spoke with Putin ahead of the EU summit on Thursday and Friday via video conference. “He expressed the view that EU-Russia relations are at a historic juncture and reaffirmed the EU’s approach based on five key principles related to the Union’s fundamental values,” the Council said in a … Read more

Russian opposition leader Navalny transferred to penal camp | NOW

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny has been transferred to the Vladimir region, some 200 kilometers east of Moscow. There he has to serve his 2.5 year sentence in a penal colony, reports Russian media. Navalny’s followers and relatives are said to have spent days in the dark about his location. They were not told where … Read more

Navalni to penal colony east of Moscow

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalni has been transferred to the Vladimir region, some 200 kilometers east of Moscow. There he has to serve his 2.5 year sentence in a penal colony, reports Russian media. Supporters and relatives of Navalni have spent days in the dark about his location. They were not told where he had … Read more

Amnesty International no longer considers Navalny a prisoner of conscience

The human rights organization Amnesty International no longer considers the imprisoned Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny a prisoner of conscience. The organization has decided to revoke its status because of its comments from the past, which it says can be described as support for hatred, Reuters reported on Wednesday. However, Amnesty International continues to appeal … Read more

Vladimir Putin: The West uses Navalny as a pretext to ″ contain ″ Russia | Europe up to date | DW

Russian President Vladimir Putin accused Western countries on Sunday (02/14/2021) of using jailed opposition member Alexei Navalny, whom he accuses of being a puppet and called an “extra”, as part of “their policy of containment” to Russia. “Our opponents or our potential adversaries (…) have always had ambitious people, hungry for power, they have always … Read more

Navalny will remain in prison as long as Putin is in his senses, says the expert. It is said that even those who would not have thought of it before protest World

PRAGUE The sentencing of opposition politician Alexei Navalny to imprisonment, popular protests and police crackdowns have all happened in Russia over the past few days. Lidovky.cz therefore interviewed Jan Šír, an expert on contemporary Russia and Eastern Europe who works at Charles University. Among other things, the interview assesses current events in the country, discusses … Read more

Navalnik jailed for three and a half years | Alexei Navalny

Moscow: Alexei Navalny, a 44-year-old opposition leader who has been a vocal critic of Russian President Vladimir Putin, has been sentenced to three and a half years in prison. In another case, the court ruled that parole had been violated. Navalny, who survived a chemical attack on his head, returned to Russia on the 17th … Read more