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  • Writer's pictureFlorent Depoilly

Alexei Navalny, Russian Opposition Leader, Dies in Prison at 47


  • Russian opposition leader and Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny died in prison, according to Russian prison service.

  • Navalny was poisoned with a nerve agent in 2020 and survived after being treated in Germany.

Alexei Navalny

  • Navalny was sentenced to 19 years in prison in 2023 on charges of extremism, fraud and other crimes he denied.

  • Navalny’s death sparks international condemnation and protests in Russia.

  • Navalny’s wife Yulia denounces Putin and vows to continue his fight for democracy and justice.




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