Alexei Navalny Poisoning

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UK, US sanction seven more Russians for poisoning Putin critic Alexei Navalny
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UK, US sanction seven more Russians for poisoning Putin critic Alexei Navalny

The measures further erode ties between Moscow and the West following Russia's annexation of Crimea in 2014, which led to a host of sanctions being imposed.

Russian Police detain over 1,600 protesters who demanded Opposition leader Alexei Navalny's release
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Russian Police detain over 1,600 protesters who demanded Opposition leader Alexei Navalny's release

Navalny, the best-known critic of President Vladimir Putin, was arrested on 17 January after his return from Germany, where he spent five months recovering from nerve-agent poisoning that he blames on the Kremlin

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

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.