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#Alexei Navalny

# 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 16,795 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 16,771 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 10,333 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 12,144 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 25,260 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 29,917 Views 39 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 14,600 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 8,647 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 18,732 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 27,758 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 8,803 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 8,014 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 36,704 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 18,677 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 11,484 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 10,150 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 11,032 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 10,661 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 23,468 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 16,822 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 17,086 Views 13 Comments

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

# alexei-navalny - Monday 7 September, 2020

Alexei Navalny out of induced coma and responsive, says German hospital
# Alexei Navalny
# Alexei Navalny

Alexei Navalny out of induced coma and responsive, says German hospital

Sep 7th 2020, 3:04 PM 15,430 Views 10 Comments

Chemical weapons experts have said Alexei Navalny was poisoned with a nerve agent.

# alexei-navalny - Saturday 5 September, 2020

Russia must answer questions on Navalny 'assassination attempt'
# Alexei Navalny
# Alexei Navalny

Russia must answer questions on Navalny 'assassination attempt'

Sep 5th 2020, 10:52 AM 17,218 Views 60 Comments

Alexei Navalny fell ill on a flight to Moscow and is now in an induced coma in a Berlin hospital.

# alexei-navalny - Thursday 3 September, 2020

Ireland joins condemnation of Navalny poisoning but EU says it's too early to discuss 'punishment'
# Novichok
# Novichok

Ireland joins condemnation of Navalny poisoning but EU says it's too early to discuss 'punishment'

Updated Sep 3rd 2020, 3:08 PM 26,622 Views 49 Comments

Alexei Navalny last month became the latest in a long line of Russian defectors to be poisoned in suspicious circumstances.

# alexei-navalny - Wednesday 2 September, 2020

World leaders condemn poisoning of Alexei Navalny with Novichok nerve agent
# Kremlin Critic
# Kremlin Critic

World leaders condemn poisoning of Alexei Navalny with Novichok nerve agent

Sep 2nd 2020, 7:49 PM 19,271 Views 64 Comments

Chancellor Angela Merkel gave a statement earlier to confirm that Navalny had been poisoned with Novichok.

# alexei-navalny - Friday 28 August, 2020

Russian opposition leader still in coma but improving, say German doctors
# Alexei Navalny
# Alexei Navalny

Russian opposition leader still in coma but improving, say German doctors

Aug 28th 2020, 6:19 PM 13,212 Views 6 Comments

Alexei Navalny’s allies insist he was deliberately poisoned and say the Kremlin was behind it.

# alexei-navalny - Thursday 27 August, 2020

Russia claims there are no signs that a criminal act caused Navalny's illness
# Putin Critic
# Putin Critic

Russia claims there are no signs that a criminal act caused Navalny's illness

Aug 27th 2020, 6:29 PM 13,347 Views 19 Comments

The West has pushed for an investigation into the sudden illness of the Kremlin’s fiercest critic.

# alexei-navalny - Monday 24 August, 2020

Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny's test results indicate poisoning, German hospital says
# Berlin
# Berlin

Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny's test results indicate poisoning, German hospital says

Aug 24th 2020, 4:31 PM 17,418 Views 23 Comments

Doctors at the Berlin hospital where Navalny is being treated have said there is a possibility of long-term effects to his central nervous system.

# alexei-navalny - Saturday 22 August, 2020

‘Poisoned’ Russian dissident in ‘stable’ condition after arriving at German hospital
# Alexei Navalny
# Alexei Navalny

‘Poisoned’ Russian dissident in ‘stable’ condition after arriving at German hospital

Updated Aug 22nd 2020, 3:00 PM 56,311 Views 46 Comments

Alexei Navalny will be treated by specialists at the German capital’s main hospital.

# alexei-navalny - Friday 21 August, 2020

Alexei Navalny: Russian doctors let Putin critic fly to Berlin for medical treatment
# Siberia
# Siberia

Alexei Navalny: Russian doctors let Putin critic fly to Berlin for medical treatment

Aug 21st 2020, 10:28 PM 34,578 Views 19 Comments

His family and supporters believe he was poisoned.

# alexei-navalny - Thursday 20 August, 2020

Russian opposition leader in intensive care after apparent poisoning
# Alexei Navalny
# Alexei Navalny

Russian opposition leader in intensive care after apparent poisoning

Aug 20th 2020, 8:06 AM 42,649 Views 37 Comments

Alexei Navalny is in a “serious condition” according to his spokesperson.

# alexei-navalny - Monday 29 July, 2019

Putin-critic Alexei Navalny sent back to prison after suspicious 'allergic reaction'
# Opposition Leader
# Opposition Leader

Putin-critic Alexei Navalny sent back to prison after suspicious 'allergic reaction'

Updated Jul 29th 2019, 10:10 PM 28,227 Views 66 Comments

Alexei Navalny is serving a 30-day sentence for calling a mass protest in Moscow.

# alexei-navalny - Sunday 28 January, 2018

Russian opposition leader arrested during anti-Putin protests
# Protests
# Protests

Russian opposition leader arrested during anti-Putin protests

Jan 28th 2018, 12:40 PM 11,822 Views 65 Comments

Earlier, police raided the Moscow office of Navalny as the demonstrations calling for a boycott of Russia’s presidential election took place.

# alexei-navalny - Tuesday 26 December, 2017

Russia election: Kremlin questions legality of boycott call
# Protests
# Protests

Russia election: Kremlin questions legality of boycott call

Dec 26th 2017, 3:28 PM 5,830 Views 2 Comments

Vladimir Putin, who has been in power for 18 years and is expected to easily win another six-year term.

# alexei-navalny - Sunday 24 December, 2017

Thousands declare support for Kremlin critic in Russia's March election
# Alexei Navalny
# Alexei Navalny

Thousands declare support for Kremlin critic in Russia's March election

Dec 24th 2017, 7:07 PM 9,395 Views 40 Comments

But 41 year old lawyer Alexei Navalny has been deemed ineligible to run in the Russian election due to a criminal conviction.

# alexei-navalny - Monday 12 June, 2017

Kremlin-critic Alexei Navalny jailed for 30 days after anti-corruption protests
# From Russia With Love
# From Russia With Love

Kremlin-critic Alexei Navalny jailed for 30 days after anti-corruption protests

Jun 12th 2017, 10:40 PM 14,645 Views 51 Comments

Russian authorities detained the 41-year-old opposition leader and nearly 1,000 of his supporters.

# alexei-navalny - Monday 27 March, 2017

Russian opposition leader jailed following unsanctioned Moscow protest
# The Kremlin
# The Kremlin

Russian opposition leader jailed following unsanctioned Moscow protest

Mar 27th 2017, 1:34 PM 7,784 Views 58 Comments

Alexei Navalny has been a vocal critic of the Kremlin.

# alexei-navalny - Wednesday 8 February, 2017

Putin's main rival given suspended sentence - now he can't run against the president in the 2018 election
# Convenient
# Convenient

Putin's main rival given suspended sentence - now he can't run against the president in the 2018 election

Feb 8th 2017, 10:39 PM 16,755 Views 44 Comments

Alexei Navalny was today convicted of embezzlement and given a five-year suspended sentence.

# alexei-navalny - Tuesday 30 December, 2014

Over 130 people have been arrested at an anti-Putin protest in Moscow
# Russia
# Russia

Over 130 people have been arrested at an anti-Putin protest in Moscow

Dec 30th 2014, 6:39 PM 6,817 Views 33 Comments

Alexi Navalny, a leading critic of the Russian President, has also been arrested.

# alexei-navalny - Monday 9 September, 2013

Putin ally wins tight Moscow poll, his opponent vows to protest
# Russia
# Russia

Putin ally wins tight Moscow poll, his opponent vows to protest

Sep 9th 2013, 8:35 AM 3,041 Views 8 Comments

Mayor Sergei Sobyanin just crept over the finish line to win 51.3 per cent of votes in yesterday’s poll.

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