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Chemical watchdog confirms Navalny poisoned with Soviet-era nerve agent

A global chemical watchdog group has confirmed Germany and other countries’ findings that Russian opposition figure Alexei Navalny was the victim of an attack...

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny visited by Angela Merkel in hospital

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny has confirmed reports that German Chancellor Angela Merkel visited him in hospital. German magazine Der Spiegel reported on Sunday evening,...

Alexei Navalny’s apartment ‘seized while he was in coma’

Russian authorities seized Alexei Navalny’s Moscow apartment while the opposition leader was still in a coma, his spokeswoman has said. Mr Navalny, the most prominent...

Kremlin accuses Navalny team of hampering probe by taking suspected evidence

The Kremlin has accused colleagues of opposition leader Alexei Navalny of hampering a Russian investigation by taking items from his hotel room out of...

Belarus president visits Russia to secure support amid protests

Belarus’ authoritarian president has visited Russia in a bid to secure more loans and political support as demonstrations against the extension of his 26-year...

United Russia keeps grip in elections but critics make gains

The main Kremlin party has retained its dominance in regional elections but the opposition made gains in some areas in a challenge to Russian...

Navalny out of coma and responsive, says German hospital

The German hospital treating Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny has said he has been taken out of an induced coma and is responsive. Mr Navalny,...

Merkel won’t rule out halting pipeline project over Navalny case, says spokesman

Chancellor Angela Merkel’s office has indicated she might be willing to rethink the fate of a German-Russian gas pipeline project in a sign of...

Russia opens preliminary probe into Alexei Navalny illness

Russian police have announced a preliminary probe into the circumstances of the sudden illness of opposition leader Alexei Navalny, who fell into a coma...

Kremlin rejects claims it poisoned Russian opposition leader

The Kremlin has rejected accusations of involvement in an alleged attack on Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny who is in a coma in a...

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