Alexei Navalny’s mother files lawsuit with a Russian court demanding release of her son’s body

Alexei Navalny’s mother files lawsuit with a Russian court demanding release of her son’s body

The mother of Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny has filed a lawsuit at a court in the Arctic city of Salekhard contesting officials’ refusal to release her son’s body, Russia’s state news agency Tass reported Wednesday. A closed-door hearing has been scheduled for March 4, the report said, quoting court officials. Lyudmila Navalnaya has been … Read more

The Kremlin rejects Navalny widow's charges he was killed by Putin as 'insolent'

The Kremlin rejects Navalny widow's charges he was killed by Putin as 'insolent'

Russian President Vladimir Putin. File | Photo Credit: AP Russian President Vladimir Putin did not see the video in which Alexei Navalny’s widow vowed to continue his fight against the Kremlin, his spokesperson said on Tuesday. The spokesperson also dismissed her allegations that Mr. Putin had killed the country’s opposition leader as “unfounded” and “insolent.” … Read more

Navalny’s widow vows to take up the fight for Russia’s ‘freedom’

Navalny’s widow vows to take up the fight for Russia’s ‘freedom’

Alexei Navalny’s widow on Monday accused President Vladimir Putin of killing her husband and vowed to continue his life’s work following his death last week in a Russian Arctic prison. Yulia Navalnaya spoke as the Kremlin said it had no details about Navalny’s death, while his mother Lyudmila was denied access to his body for … Read more

Alexei Navalny’s widow Yulia: I will continue my husband’s work and fight for a free Russia

Alexei Navalny’s widow Yulia: I will continue my husband’s work and fight for a free Russia

Yulia Navalnaya, widow of Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny, said in a video message on Monday that she would continue the work of her husband and fight for a free Russia. “I want to live in a free Russia, I want to build a free Russia,” Navalnaya said in a video message entitled “I will … Read more

Over 400 detained in Russia as country mourns the death of Alexei Navalny, Putin’s fiercest foe

Over 400 detained in Russia as country mourns the death of Alexei Navalny, Putin’s fiercest foe

Over 400 people were detained in Russia while paying tribute to opposition leader Alexei Navalny, who died at a remote Arctic penal colony, a prominent rights group reported. The sudden death of Navalny, 47, was a crushing blow to many Russians, who had pinned their hopes for the future on President Vladimir Putin‘s fiercest foe. … Read more

Defiant Navalny has opposed Putin’s war in Ukraine from prison. His team fear for his safety | CNN

Defiant Navalny has opposed Putin’s war in Ukraine from prison. His team fear for his safety | CNN

Editor’s Note: The award-winning CNN Film “Navalny” airs on CNN this Saturday at 9 p.m. ET. You can also watch now on CNNgo and HBO Max. CNN  —  Surviving President Vladimir Putin’s poisoners was just a warm-up, not a warning, for Russian opposition politician Alexey Navalny. But his defiance, according to his political team, has … Read more

Russian dissident Alexey Navalny says he was moved into solitary cell to ‘shut me up’ | CNN

Russian dissident Alexey Navalny says he was moved into solitary cell to ‘shut me up’ | CNN

CNN  —  Imprisoned Russian dissident Alexey Navalny has been transferred into a solitary prison cell, according to tweets from himself and his staff, in what he described as a move designed to “shut me up.” Navalny, a prominent critic of Russian President Vladimir Putin, explained what happened in a Thursday Twitter thread: “Congratulations, I’ve moved … Read more

US says preparing new Russia sanctions over Alexei Navalny poisoning

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The United States is preparing new sanctions against Russia over the poisoning of critic Alexei Navalny, who blames the Kremlin for the near-fatal incident. “We are preparing another package of sanctions to apply in this case as well,” US President Joe Biden‘s national security advisor Jake Sullivan told CNN on Sunday. Source link

After testing the world’s limits, Vladimir Putin steps back from the brink

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The Russian president went up to the brink — and then, with the eyes of the world upon him, stepped back from it. State television images on Friday showed Russian forces that had amassed near Ukraine — sparking fears of an imminent full-scale war in Europe — being loaded onto trains and ships to be … Read more

Moscow court orders Kremlin foe Alexei Navalny to prison

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MOSCOW: A Moscow court on Tuesday ordered Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny to prison on charges that he violated the terms of his probation while he was recuperating in Germany from nerve-agent poisoning. Navalny, who is the most prominent critic of President Vladimir Putin, had earlier denounced the proceedings as a vain attempt by the … Read more