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EU imposes sanctions on six Russian officials over poisoning of Opposition leader Alexei Navalny
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EU imposes sanctions on six Russian officials over poisoning of Opposition leader Alexei Navalny

In a statement, the EU said that the the "adopted restrictive measures consist of a travel ban to the EU and an asset freeze for individuals, and an asset freeze for the entity"

Russian Opposition leader Alexei Navalny, discharged from German hospital after 32 days, mocks Vladimir Putin
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Russian Opposition leader Alexei Navalny, discharged from German hospital after 32 days, mocks Vladimir Putin

In an Instagram post, the Russian Opposition leader scoffed at Putin's comments that Navalny might have poisoned himself, saying it was a "good theory"

Out of coma, Russia's Alexei Navalny says he is now more than 'technically alive'
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Out of coma, Russia's Alexei Navalny says he is now more than 'technically alive'

The Russian opposition leader, who is being treated for suspected nerve agent poisoning in Germany, said that once he was brought out of the coma, he was confused and couldn't find the words to respond to a doctor's questions

Alexei Navalny's water bottle had traces of Novichok nerve agent, says Russian leader's team
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Alexei Navalny's water bottle had traces of Novichok nerve agent, says Russian leader's team

Navalny's associates said that a bottle of water with a trace of the Novichok nerve agent was found in his hotel room in Tomsk.

Foreign labs confirm Alexei Navalny poisoned with Soviet-era nerve agent Novichok, says German government
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Foreign labs confirm Alexei Navalny poisoned with Soviet-era nerve agent Novichok, says German government

The Kremlin has bristled at calls from Chancellor Angela Merkel and other world leaders for Russia to answer questions in the case and accused the West of trying to smear Moscow.

UN human rights office seeks probe on reported poisoning of Opposition leader Alexei Navalny
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UN human rights office seeks probe on reported poisoning of Opposition leader Alexei Navalny

Michelle Bachelet, the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, in a statement, decried a 'profoundly disturbing' number of cases of poisoning or targeted assassination in Russia over the past two decades

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

The fierce critic of Russian President Vladimir Putin was poisoned on a domestic flight in Russia last month. He was later flown to Germany for treatment.

Germany says Russian dissident leader Alexei Navalny poisoned with Soviet-era nerve agent
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Germany says Russian dissident leader Alexei Navalny poisoned with Soviet-era nerve agent

Germany said that testing by a military laboratory showed “proof without doubt of a chemical nerve agent from the Novichok group" used in a 2018 attack on former Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter in England

Alexei Navalny arrives in Germany for treatment after delay; comatose Russian dissident stable, say doctors
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Alexei Navalny arrives in Germany for treatment after delay; comatose Russian dissident stable, say doctors

Navalny, an Opposition politician and a fierce Putin critic, is believed to have drank tea laced with poison

Vladimir Putin critic Alexei Navalny poisoned, claims spokesperson; Russian Opposition leader on ventilator support
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Vladimir Putin critic Alexei Navalny poisoned, claims spokesperson; Russian Opposition leader on ventilator support

The 44-year-old, known for his anti-corruption campaigns against top officials and outspoken criticism of President Vladimir Putin, has suffered physical attacks in the past

Moscow Police detains more than a thousand protesters at unauthorised rally for fair local elections
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Moscow Police detains more than a thousand protesters at unauthorised rally for fair local elections

Police arrested more than 500 people as they gathered in Moscow on Saturday to demand fair local elections after authorities blocked Opposition candidates from contesting elections.

Allies of Russian Opposition leader Alexei Navalny arrested in Moscow during protest demanding inclusion of their names in September local polls
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Allies of Russian Opposition leader Alexei Navalny arrested in Moscow during protest demanding inclusion of their names in September local polls

Allies of Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny were arrested on Sunday during a protest in Moscow. They demanded their names be included on the ballot for local elections in September. The unauthorised protest at the central Pushkin Square was organised by a group of candidates including supporters of Navalny.

Nearly 1,600, including Alexei Navalny, arrested in anti-Vladimir Putin protests across Russia
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Nearly 1,600, including Alexei Navalny, arrested in anti-Vladimir Putin protests across Russia

Police seized Navalny by the arms and legs and carried the thrashing activist from Moscow's Pushkin Square, where thousands were gathered for an unauthorised protest.

Russia presidential election: After record win, Vladimir Putin says Moscow will address disputes with the West
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Russia presidential election: After record win, Vladimir Putin says Moscow will address disputes with the West

Vladimir Putin on Monday said he would address disputes with the West after an election that saw him return to the Kremlin with a record vote share, as Moscow faces increasing isolation

Vladimir Putin wins fourth presidential term, gains massive mandate by clinching 77% of votes
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Vladimir Putin wins fourth presidential term, gains massive mandate by clinching 77% of votes

Russian President Vladimir Putin won a fourth presidential term with nearly 77 percent of the vote — his highest score ever and a massive mandate to pursue his nationalist, assertive policies for another six years in power

Vladimir Putin's consolidation of power in Russia may mean belligerence with Western nations, bolder UNSC vetoes
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Vladimir Putin's consolidation of power in Russia may mean belligerence with Western nations, bolder UNSC vetoes

Vladimir Putin now has a stronger hold on Russia — and stronger place in the world — thanks to an overwhelming mandate for yet another term as president

Vladimir Putin cruises to landslide victory in Russian presidential election as Opposition cries foul
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Vladimir Putin cruises to landslide victory in Russian presidential election as Opposition cries foul

Vladimir Putin cruised to victory in Russia's presidential election on Sunday, giving him at least another six years in power

Voting begins in Russia's presidential election: Vladimir Putin expected to consolidate hold on power
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Voting begins in Russia's presidential election: Vladimir Putin expected to consolidate hold on power

Voting was underway for Russia's presidential election on Sunday, in which incumbent President Vladimir Putin is seeking a fourth term in office.

Russian presidential election: Youth looking for change, but Vladimir Putin likely to win in Sunday's polls
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Russian presidential election: Youth looking for change, but Vladimir Putin likely to win in Sunday's polls

Most Russians intending to vote for Vladimir Putin in Sunday’s election say stability is at the root of their faith in their candidate — though many young voters believe it’s time for a change of leader