Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny. Photo: Navalny team YouTube page / AFP
Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny. Photo: Navalny team YouTube page / AFP
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Russian prison officials threaten to force-feed jailed Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny

  • The anti-corruption campaigner, who survived nerve agent poisoning last year, is refusing food in protest at what he said was lack of proper medical treatment
  • Navalny was sentenced to two-and-a-half years in prison on old embezzlement charges in February

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny. Photo: Navalny team YouTube page / AFP
Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny. Photo: Navalny team YouTube page / AFP
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