EU and US demand release of poisoned Putin critic

By TPN/Lusa, in News, World · 18-01-2021 08:00:00 · 0 Comments

The activist was returning to the country five months after he was almost killed in a nerve-agent attack he blamed on Russian authorities.

The United States and several European governments have demanded the release of opposition politician Alexei Navalny from Russian detention. Mr Navalny, 44, was detained by police soon after his flight from Germany landed in Moscow on Sunday. President Vladimir Putin's government denies poisoning Mr Navalny. BBC

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