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Putin sings victory against coronavirus and will open Russia to vaccine tourism in July
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Putin sings victory against coronavirus and will open Russia to vaccine tourism in July

He assures that the country has avoided the economic "disaster" due to the crisis of the pandemic. Foreign travelers can be vaccinated paying a feeScreen showing Vladimir Putin at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum.REUTERSVladimir Putin has declared victory against the coronavirus pandemic, announcing that Russia is already seeing the light at the end of the tunnel without having to stop its economy and helping companies and families. The Russian president denounced this Friday that some countries refuse to buy vaccines against Covid-19 for political reasons."In the fight against the pandemic on a global scale there is no significant aid. Or something more absurd: there are prohibitions for political reasons to the purchase of proven, effective and reliable vaccines, "denoun...
Putin recovers the roller from the USSR
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Putin recovers the roller from the USSR

XAVIER COLS Mosc Updated Wednesday, May 26, 2021 - 01:37Russia Putin "break the teeth" of anyone who tries to "bite" Russia Interview Vitaly Mansky: "Navalny will not want to leave Russia, and that is the problem for Putin" Russia fares better than the Russians, who always have a comparison with the past. The brightness and certain prosperity of urban Russia are in stark contrast to the drab Soviet realities that many still remember. Russians today live with less fear than under Stalin, face less stagnation than under Brezhnev, and plan their lives with less uncertainty than under Gorbachev. Going back to the USSR is not on the table. But in less than a year the regime of Vladimir Putin has canceled Become Premium from € 1 the first month ...
Russia prepares a law to exclude supporters of opposition leader Alexei Navalny from elections
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Russia prepares a law to exclude supporters of opposition leader Alexei Navalny from elections

The Duma, the lower house of the Russian Parliament, will examine a bill that prohibits people involved in organizations classified as "extremists" from being elected deputies, a text directed especially against supporters of the opposition Alexei Navalny. SIGHT: Putin's luxurious mansion and other uncovers by the Navalny NGO that has been suspended by Russia“The first reading will take place on May 18. It is important not to delay it. We count on the support of our colleagues so that the new rules work before the next elections ” legislatures in September, declared deputy Vassili Piskarev.Alexei Nalvany ends his three-week hunger strike in prisonMore than 1,000 people arrested in Russia in protests in favor of Alexei NavalnyRussia supplies Alexei Navalny with serum and opens campaign to...
Military service, a fearsome weapon against the opposition in Russia
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Military service, a fearsome weapon against the opposition in Russia

Ruslan Shaveddinov has a bitter memory of his military service. For a year, the opponent Russian He was obliged to serve in the New Zembla archipelago, in the Arctic, in the midst of the polar bears."They sent me as far as possible", sums up Shaveddinov, a militant close to Alexei Navalny, whose poisoning and subsequent imprisonment led to a crisis between Moscow and the West.Russia enters 10-day “mega-bridge” to curb coronavirus reboundSputnik V coronavirus vaccine makers to sue Brazilian regulator for defamationBiden sends a warning to Putin and assures that he does not seek the "conflict" with ChinaThe only positive thing that comes from the experience is that, during those months, he learned not to fear the bears that roamed around the post where he was stationed with four other soldi...
Alexei Navalny leaves the hunger strike: Who has been subjected to these extreme peaceful protests?
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Alexei Navalny leaves the hunger strike: Who has been subjected to these extreme peaceful protests?

From Gandhi, through Mark Vito to Alexei Navalny. The hunger strikes They are configured as a form of peaceful protest that, when well received by public opinion, manage to share a message in a forceful way.SIGHT: Alexei Navalny ends his three-week hunger strike in prisonAnd now that the Russian opponent Alexei Navalny has just announced the end of his hunger strike, we take the opportunity to remember those who resorted to this form of non-violent demonstration to change their environment.More than 1,000 people arrested in Russia in protests in favor of Alexei NavalnyRussia supplies Alexei Navalny with serum and opens campaign to persecute its alliesAlexei Navalny, on a hunger strike in prison, is "very weak" and does not receive assistance, according to his lawyerIROM SHARMILA CHANUOn ...
Alexei Navalny ends his hunger strike
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Alexei Navalny ends his hunger strike

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny announced that he would end the hunger strike through a post on his Instagram. The imprisoned dissident had been on a hunger strike since March 31 to demand to be examined by doctors outside the prison, which has finally happened. His followers had reported that his health was extremely delicate. Several opposition allies asked him in the last hours to stop the protest. "Considering the progress and the circumstances, I am beginning to come out of the hunger strike. According to the protocols, it will also take 24 days and, they say, it is even more difficult. So wish me good luck," Navalny wrote. (function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(d.getElementById(id))return;js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src="https://connect.facebook.n...
Vitaly Mansky: "Navalny will not want to leave Russia, and that is the problem for Putin"
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Vitaly Mansky: "Navalny will not want to leave Russia, and that is the problem for Putin"

The filmmaker has participated in the demonstrations against the Government and affirms that the Russian president "has removed his mask" Russian filmmaker Vitaly Mansky.FACEBOOK XAVIER COLS Mosc Updated Thursday, April 22, 2021 - 22:23Russia Vladimir Putin: "Those who threaten the security of Russia will regret it like never before" Russia No swear words, no letters: this is the prison where they want to deactivate Alexei Navalny Last December, Russian film director Vitaly Mansky (Lviv, USSR, 1963) was arrested in front of the headquarters of the Russian secret service FSB, the dreaded Lubyanka barracks that caused chills in times of the USSR. He was arrested for wave blue underpants in protest of the poisoning in August of the opposition leader Alexei Navalny by this security organ. ...
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Putin warns of Russian "red line" amid standoff over Ukraine, Navalny

Moscow — President Vladimir Putin warned the West not to cross "a red line with Russia" on Wednesday as he gave his annual state of the nation address. It was one of Putin's few references to the standoff between Russia and the West over the escalating conflict in eastern Ukraine, and his government's treatment of jailed opposition leader Alexey Navalny. As he spoke, people were being detained across the country as mass protests called by Navalny's allies slowly ramped up. Russia ordered 10 U.S. Embassy staffers in Moscow to pack their bags to leave the country, meanwhile, as relations between Putin's government and the U.S. and Europe continued to sour. The Russian Foreign Ministry summoned the senior U.S. embassy official on Wednesday and handed him a note saying the 10 employees...
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Russian opposition leader Navalny reportedly in prison infirmary

Moscow — A handful of Russian activists and journalists were detained on Tuesday as they gathered outside a prison to demand that jailed opposition leader Alexey Navalny receive proper medical care amid reports that his health is deteriorating. Navalny said via his associates a day earlier that he had a fever and a bad cough, noting that several other inmates in his unit had been hospitalized with tuberculosis. Last week, the 44-year-old fierce critic of President Vladimir Putin announced that he was going on hunger strike to demand medical care after complaining of back pain and numbness in his legs.On Tuesday afternoon, a group of pro-Navalny activists from the Alliance of Doctors, a union of medical professionals led by his ophthalmologist Anastasia Vasilyeva, went to the penal ...
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Putin's government has "no comment" as Navalny goes on hunger strike

Moscow — Vladimir Putin's government had nothing to say on Thursday about his biggest critic, opposition leader Alexey Navalny, going on hunger strike in prison to protest what he's described as a lack of proper medical care. In a handwritten statement, a picture of which was posted online by his allies on Wednesday, Navalny said that his physical condition was worsening, but that he'd been unable to see a doctor of his choice and receive necessary medications. "I demand a doctor to be allowed to see me, and until that happens I will be on a hunger strike," Navalny said in the note. He said that he had been requesting medical assistance every day for almost a month but received little help.In a post to his Twitter account on Thursday, Navalny's team said a prison weigh-in showed th...