Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny looks from inside a glass cell during a court hearing in Moscow. Photo: Handout via AFP Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny looks from inside a glass cell during a court hearing in Moscow. Photo: Handout via AFP
Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny looks from inside a glass cell during a court hearing in Moscow. Photo: Handout via AFP
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Russia expels Western diplomats for going to rallies in support of Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny

  • Diplomats from Sweden and Poland in St. Petersburg and from Germany in Moscow took part in the ‘unlawful’ rallies, the foreign ministry said
  • The diplomats were being declared ‘persona non grata’ and were required to leave Russia ‘in the nearest future’, it added

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Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny looks from inside a glass cell during a court hearing in Moscow. Photo: Handout via AFP Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny looks from inside a glass cell during a court hearing in Moscow. Photo: Handout via AFP
Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny looks from inside a glass cell during a court hearing in Moscow. Photo: Handout via AFP
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