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#Alexei Navalny

# alexei-navalny - Tuesday 14 June, 2022

Kremlin critic Navalny moved to 'strict-regime' penal colony
# Penal Colony
# Penal Colony

Kremlin critic Navalny moved to 'strict-regime' penal colony

Jun 14th 2022, 9:07 PM 18,405 Views 11 Comments

Navalny’s family nor his lawyer were notified in advance of the transfer.

# alexei-navalny - Tuesday 31 May, 2022

Alexei Navalny says he faces new criminal charges in Russia
# Imprisoned
# Imprisoned

Alexei Navalny says he faces new criminal charges in Russia

May 31st 2022, 8:25 PM 22,602 Views 15 Comments

The charges could extend his current nine-year prison term.

# alexei-navalny - Tuesday 24 May, 2022

Jailed Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny loses appeal against nine-year prison sentence
# Russia
# Russia

Jailed Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny loses appeal against nine-year prison sentence

May 24th 2022, 11:47 AM 11,578 Views 7 Comments

The new sentence will replace the one he was handed in February 2021, meaning he will remain behind bars for another eight years.

# alexei-navalny - Tuesday 17 May, 2022

Jailed Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny set to appeal nine-year prison sentence
# Russia
# Russia

Jailed Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny set to appeal nine-year prison sentence

May 17th 2022, 8:00 AM 10,895 Views 5 Comments

The opposition leader had his two-and-a-half year sentence extended after he was found guilty of fraud and contempt of court in March.

# alexei-navalny - Tuesday 15 February, 2022

Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny stands new trial at penal colony
# Alexei Navalny
# Alexei Navalny

Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny stands new trial at penal colony

Feb 15th 2022, 3:17 PM 11,646 Views 0 Comments

President Vladimir Putin’s long-time foe is charged with fraud and contempt of court.

# alexei-navalny - Tuesday 28 September, 2021

Russian investigators launch new 'extremism' probe against Alexei Navalny
# Russia
# Russia

Russian investigators launch new 'extremism' probe against Alexei Navalny

Sep 28th 2021, 4:57 PM 4,883 Views 3 Comments

The probe could see the opposition leader spend up to 10 more years in jail.

# alexei-navalny - Friday 17 September, 2021

Navalny app removed from Apple and Google as Russians vote in election
# Vladimir Putin
# Vladimir Putin

Navalny app removed from Apple and Google as Russians vote in election

Sep 17th 2021, 9:51 AM 18,748 Views 11 Comments

His allies denounced the move as an “act of political censorship”.

# alexei-navalny - Wednesday 11 August, 2021

Imprisoned Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny faces fresh charges
# Navalny
# Navalny

Imprisoned Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny faces fresh charges

Aug 11th 2021, 5:46 PM 14,601 Views 0 Comments

The Putin critic has been accused of creating a non-profit organisation that infringes on people’s rights.

# alexei-navalny - Thursday 10 June, 2021

Russian anti-corruption Navalny group vows to 'continue to fight'
# Navalny
# Navalny

Russian anti-corruption Navalny group vows to 'continue to fight'

Jun 10th 2021, 10:43 AM 5,800 Views 6 Comments

The group, led by critic Alexei Nalvalny, was recently branded an extremist group by a court in Moscow.

# alexei-navalny - Wednesday 26 May, 2021

Russian court hears Navalny complaints on prison conditions
# Alexei Navalny
# Alexei Navalny

Russian court hears Navalny complaints on prison conditions

May 26th 2021, 4:26 PM 8,373 Views 4 Comments

Navalny was jailed in February and is serving a two and a half year sentence for fraud charges.

# alexei-navalny - Thursday 29 April, 2021

Navalny network disbands as gaunt Kremlin critic appears in court
# Alexei Navalny
# Alexei Navalny

Navalny network disbands as gaunt Kremlin critic appears in court

Apr 29th 2021, 12:38 PM 26,375 Views 16 Comments

“We are officially disbanding Navalny’s network,” Leonid Volkov said in a video posted on social media.

# alexei-navalny - Friday 23 April, 2021

Alexei Navalny to end prison hunger strike
# Russia
# Russia

Alexei Navalny to end prison hunger strike

Apr 23rd 2021, 2:04 PM 21,935 Views 24 Comments

Alexei Navalny said he will continue to demand a visit from his doctor to address a loss of sensation in his legs and arms.

# alexei-navalny - Thursday 22 April, 2021

Over 1,000 arrested at Russian marches calling for Alexei Navalny to be freed from prison
# Moscow
# Moscow

Over 1,000 arrested at Russian marches calling for Alexei Navalny to be freed from prison

Apr 22nd 2021, 9:20 AM 8,962 Views 15 Comments

Many were arrested before the protests even began.

# alexei-navalny - Wednesday 21 April, 2021

UN experts say Alexei Navalny in 'serious danger' and needs urgent medical evacuation
# Russia
# Russia

UN experts say Alexei Navalny in 'serious danger' and needs urgent medical evacuation

Apr 21st 2021, 7:15 PM 9,085 Views 15 Comments

The Kremlin critic is on hunger strike in a Russian penal colony.

# alexei-navalny - Tuesday 20 April, 2021

Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny’s doctors prevented from seeing him in prison hospital
# Hunger Strike
# Hunger Strike

Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny’s doctors prevented from seeing him in prison hospital

Apr 20th 2021, 3:24 PM 8,859 Views 6 Comments

Navalny has been on a hunger strike since 31 March.

# alexei-navalny - Monday 19 April, 2021

Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny to be moved to prison hospital
# Alexei Navalny
# Alexei Navalny

Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny to be moved to prison hospital

Apr 19th 2021, 1:28 PM 11,001 Views 11 Comments

The imprisoned Russian opposition leader is in the third week of a hunger strike.

# alexei-navalny - Sunday 18 April, 2021

Alexei Navalny ‘could die at any moment’, doctor says, as hunger strike continues
# Poisoning
# Poisoning

Alexei Navalny ‘could die at any moment’, doctor says, as hunger strike continues

Apr 18th 2021, 8:30 AM 39,475 Views 32 Comments

Navalny went on hunger strike to protest the refusal to let his physicians see him in prison.

# alexei-navalny - Wednesday 31 March, 2021

Jailed Kremlin critic Navalny goes on hunger strike in protest over treatment
# Putin's Russia
# Putin's Russia

Jailed Kremlin critic Navalny goes on hunger strike in protest over treatment

Mar 31st 2021, 7:13 PM 13,804 Views 17 Comments

The opposition politician accused prison officials of refusing to provide him with adequate medical treatment.

# alexei-navalny - Monday 15 March, 2021

Kremlin critic Navalny reveals conditions in 'concentration camp' prison
# Russia
# Russia

Kremlin critic Navalny reveals conditions in 'concentration camp' prison

Mar 15th 2021, 10:56 PM 23,087 Views 9 Comments

The Russian opposition leader compared the controls to George Orwell’s Nineteen Eighty-Four.

# alexei-navalny - Monday 22 February, 2021

EU agrees to impose sanctions on Russia for jailing Alexei Navalny
# Kremlin Critic
# Kremlin Critic

EU agrees to impose sanctions on Russia for jailing Alexei Navalny

Feb 22nd 2021, 10:15 PM 17,105 Views 28 Comments

The EU also agreed on sanctions for Myanmar over the military’s seizure of power.

# alexei-navalny - Saturday 20 February, 2021

Moscow appeal court upholds Kremlin critic Navalny's prison sentence
# Alexei Navalny
# Alexei Navalny

Moscow appeal court upholds Kremlin critic Navalny's prison sentence

Updated Feb 20th 2021, 5:08 PM 16,809 Views 29 Comments

Navalny will be imprisoned for just over 2 and a half years in a prison colony.

# alexei-navalny - Wednesday 17 February, 2021

Russia says 'no legal grounds' to release Navalny in response to European Court of Human Rights request
# Alexei Navalny
# Alexei Navalny

Russia says 'no legal grounds' to release Navalny in response to European Court of Human Rights request

Updated Feb 17th 2021, 4:43 PM 10,387 Views 24 Comments

Alexei Navalny was arrested and jailed upon returning to Russia last month.

# alexei-navalny - Tuesday 16 February, 2021

Russia prosecutor seeks €10,000 defamation fine in latest case against Navalny
# Kremlin Critic
# Kremlin Critic

Russia prosecutor seeks €10,000 defamation fine in latest case against Navalny

Feb 16th 2021, 10:15 PM 12,194 Views 15 Comments

In his closing arguments, Navalny said that “every moment of this case is obvious legal nonsense”.

# alexei-navalny - Friday 12 February, 2021

Navalny back in court for allegedly defaming a World War II veteran
# Alexei Navalny
# Alexei Navalny

Navalny back in court for allegedly defaming a World War II veteran

Feb 12th 2021, 10:14 PM 25,308 Views 26 Comments

During a theatrical trial today, the opposition figure sparred with the judge and prosecutor and mocked the veteran’s grandson.

# alexei-navalny - Saturday 6 February, 2021

Alexei Navalny: The jailed challenger who Vladimir Putin is finding impossible to ignore
# Profile
# Profile

Alexei Navalny: The jailed challenger who Vladimir Putin is finding impossible to ignore

Feb 6th 2021, 8:00 PM 30,157 Views 40 Comments

What next for Russia following the jailing of the anti-corruption opposition leader?

# alexei-navalny - Wednesday 3 February, 2021

Russian court jails Kremlin critic Navalny as over 1,400 protesters detained
# Moscow
# Moscow

Russian court jails Kremlin critic Navalny as over 1,400 protesters detained

Feb 3rd 2021, 7:22 AM 14,675 Views 19 Comments

Britain, France, Germany, the United States and the European Union denounced the ruling and called for his immediate release.

# alexei-navalny - Monday 1 February, 2021

Moscow braces for more protests ahead of Alexei Navalny court hearing
# Moscow
# Moscow

Moscow braces for more protests ahead of Alexei Navalny court hearing

Feb 1st 2021, 9:39 PM 8,667 Views 5 Comments

Navalny’s team said there was ‘overwhelming nationwide support’ for the Kremlin’s fiercest critic.

# alexei-navalny - Sunday 31 January, 2021

Over 4,000 people detained at Alexei Navalny protests across Russia
# Kremlin
# Kremlin

Over 4,000 people detained at Alexei Navalny protests across Russia

Updated Jan 31st 2021, 3:29 PM 18,852 Views 20 Comments

Protesters defied government warnings to rally from Vladivostok to Saint Petersburg in a second weekend of mass demonstrations.

# alexei-navalny - Sunday 24 January, 2021

Kremlin accuses US of meddling after 3,500 protesters detained
# Russia
# Russia

Kremlin accuses US of meddling after 3,500 protesters detained

Updated Jan 24th 2021, 4:53 PM 27,831 Views 40 Comments

Tens of thousands rallied in support of jailed opposition politician Alexei Navalny in Russia this weekend.

# alexei-navalny - Saturday 23 January, 2021

Russia detains dozens of Navalny supporters at anti-Putin protests
# Moscow
# Moscow

Russia detains dozens of Navalny supporters at anti-Putin protests

Jan 23rd 2021, 11:49 AM 8,827 Views 7 Comments

Thousands of protesters joined in cities today to support the jailed Kremlin critic.

# alexei-navalny - Tuesday 19 January, 2021

Russia brushes off calls from international officials to release Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny
# Russia
# Russia

Russia brushes off calls from international officials to release Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny

Jan 19th 2021, 3:10 PM 8,061 Views 0 Comments

Navalny was arrested after returning from Germany following treatment for nerve agent poisoning.

# alexei-navalny - Monday 18 January, 2021

Russian court orders Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny to be jailed for 30 days
# Poisoning
# Poisoning

Russian court orders Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny to be jailed for 30 days

Updated Jan 18th 2021, 5:24 PM 36,762 Views 0 Comments

Navalny was detained on arrival in Russia after recovering from nerve agent poisoning in Germany.

# alexei-navalny - Friday 25 December, 2020

Russia launches criminal probe into ally of Navalny for 'threatening suspected poisoner'
# Alexei Navalny
# Alexei Navalny

Russia launches criminal probe into ally of Navalny for 'threatening suspected poisoner'

Dec 25th 2020, 4:24 PM 18,697 Views 8 Comments

Western governments say Alexei Navalny was poisoned with the Soviet-era Novichok nerve agent

# alexei-navalny - Thursday 17 December, 2020

Vladimir Putin claims Alexei Navalny would be dead if Russia had poisoned opposition leader
# Denial
# Denial

Vladimir Putin claims Alexei Navalny would be dead if Russia had poisoned opposition leader

Dec 17th 2020, 1:50 PM 11,583 Views 34 Comments

It’s widely suggested that Russia was behind Navalny’s poisoning in August.

# alexei-navalny - Thursday 15 October, 2020

EU imposes sanctions on Russian officials over poisoning of opposition leader
# Alexei Navalny
# Alexei Navalny

EU imposes sanctions on Russian officials over poisoning of opposition leader

Oct 15th 2020, 1:50 PM 10,167 Views 11 Comments

The decision was agreed upon among the 27 EU envoys to Brussels.

# alexei-navalny - Thursday 8 October, 2020

France, Germany and Britain seek Russia sanctions over Navalny poisoning
# Moscow
# Moscow

France, Germany and Britain seek Russia sanctions over Navalny poisoning

Oct 8th 2020, 8:23 AM 11,063 Views 15 Comments

Moscow quickly hit back that the accusations were “unacceptable” and amounted to “blackmail”.

# alexei-navalny - Tuesday 6 October, 2020

Chemical watchdog confirms Navalny poisoned with Soviet-era nerve agent
# Alexei Navalny
# Alexei Navalny

Chemical watchdog confirms Navalny poisoned with Soviet-era nerve agent

Oct 6th 2020, 4:41 PM 10,715 Views 8 Comments

The Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons carried out its own analysis of samples taken from the Russian opposition figure.

# alexei-navalny - Wednesday 23 September, 2020

Alexei Navalny discharged and full recovery is possible, says Berlin hospital
# Kremlin Critic
# Kremlin Critic

Alexei Navalny discharged and full recovery is possible, says Berlin hospital

Sep 23rd 2020, 9:23 AM 23,502 Views 11 Comments

The Charite hospital that treated Navalny said it was still too early to assess any long-term effects of his poisoning.

# alexei-navalny - Monday 14 September, 2020

Labs in three countries have now confirmed Novichok poisoning of Putin opponent
# Alexei Navalny
# Alexei Navalny

Labs in three countries have now confirmed Novichok poisoning of Putin opponent

Sep 14th 2020, 11:07 AM 16,848 Views 38 Comments

Alexei Navalny was kept in an induced coma for more than a week as he was treated with an antidote.

# alexei-navalny - Sunday 13 September, 2020

Russia holds regional polls in shadow of Alexei Navalny's poisoning
# To The Polls
# To The Polls

Russia holds regional polls in shadow of Alexei Navalny's poisoning

Sep 13th 2020, 1:46 PM 17,112 Views 13 Comments

The vote is seen as a key test of the Kremlin’s control of local politics.

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