Police officers patrol on Monday outside the police station where detained Russian opposition leader and anti-corruption activist Alexei Navalny is being held, in Khimki outside Moscow. Photo: EPA-EFE Police officers patrol on Monday outside the police station where detained Russian opposition leader and anti-corruption activist Alexei Navalny is being held, in Khimki outside Moscow. Photo: EPA-EFE
Police officers patrol on Monday outside the police station where detained Russian opposition leader and anti-corruption activist Alexei Navalny is being held, in Khimki outside Moscow. Photo: EPA-EFE
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Kremlin foe Navalny jailed for 30 days as Moscow tells West to butt out

  • Opposition politician calls court hearing ‘the highest degree of lawlessness’ and lashes out at President Vladimir Putin
  • UN demands that Russia free Navalny, but country’s foreign ministry brushes off all criticism

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Police officers patrol on Monday outside the police station where detained Russian opposition leader and anti-corruption activist Alexei Navalny is being held, in Khimki outside Moscow. Photo: EPA-EFE Police officers patrol on Monday outside the police station where detained Russian opposition leader and anti-corruption activist Alexei Navalny is being held, in Khimki outside Moscow. Photo: EPA-EFE
Police officers patrol on Monday outside the police station where detained Russian opposition leader and anti-corruption activist Alexei Navalny is being held, in Khimki outside Moscow. Photo: EPA-EFE
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