Kremlin critic Alexey Navalny recovered from a near-fatal poisoning attack last year only to again be on the brink of death while on hunger strike in a Russian prison in a bid to access medical care for his other ailments.
Tens of thousands have taken to the streets in recent weeks to protest against the incarceration of Alexey Navalny, a prominent critic of President Vladimir Putin.
More than 280 people were detained in Moscow for protesting a court hearing that decides if Navalny should be jailed for violating the terms of a suspended sentence he was given on embezzlement charges in 2014.
The growing opposition against Russian dissident Alexey Navalny’s arrest has prompted Putin to respond to it, signalling that the unrest worries him.
Moscow says it will not take into account European Union's demand to free Kremlin-critic Alexey Navalny, describing the calls to protest by the opposition as "troubling".
Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia say they want EU foreign ministers to discuss sanctions against Russia over its handling of Alexey Navalny’s case.
Russian opposition leader Alexey Navalny returned to Russia for the first time since he was poisoned last summer.
Russian opposition leader Alexey Navalny, who is recovering in Germany after being poisoned in Russia, says only Russian President Vladimir Putin could have been behind the attack against him with a Soviet-era nerve agent.
Russian opposition leader Alexey Navalny appeared in a selfie on Instagram with his family at Berlin's Charite hospital after his suspected poisoning.
The former prime minister and president Turgut Ozal passed away on April 17, 1993. He is regarded as one of the conservative giants, who brought Turkish periphery to the centre.
The state court in Bielefeld, which convicted the suspect in the case last year, confirmed the death, German news agency dpa reported.
Since the beginning of the year, some 50 people, mainly government detractors, have been abducted and tortured in Zimbabwe, but it is not easy to say who could be behind these heinous crimes.
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