Supporters of opposition leader Navalny place replica cell outside Russian embassy

Supporters of Russian opposition chief Alexei Navalny positioned a duplicate of the tiny “punishment cell” he has repeatedly been held in outdoors Russia’s embassy in Berlin on Tuesday, in an effort to lift consciousness of his destiny.About 100 individuals — together with Navalny’s brother Oleg — attended the demonstration on the German capital’s well-known Unter den Linden boulevard, some holding placards calling for the discharge of all political prisoners in Russia, others for Russian President Vladimir Putin to be tried for battle crimes in Ukraine.”There’s a connection between what occurs to Alexei Navalny and the battle in Ukraine,” stated organizer Leonid Volkov, who chairs the anti-corruption group Navalny based greater than a decade in the past.Volkov stated the poisoning of Navalny in 2020 and his subsequent jailing upon getting back from Germany — he’s now serving a nine-year sentence for fraud — had been a part of a Kremlin crackdown on Russia’s opposition earlier than launching the assault on Ukraine.RUSSIAN CONSULATE IN NYC VANDALIZED AS PUTIN ANNEXES UKRAINIAN TERRITORY
Supporters of a Russian opposition chief Alexei Navalny, have positioned a duplicate cell outdoors the Russian embassy on Tuesday. 
CLICK HERE TO GET THE FOX NEWS APPHe stated Navalny had repeatedly spoken out in opposition to the battle throughout court docket appearances. “Each time he does, he’s punished,” he added.Volkov stated Russian authorities stay delicate to outdoors strain, similar to when a whole lot of docs petitioned for Navalny to be given medical therapy lately.”There are perhaps indicators that they’re really listening within the Kremlin,” he stated. “Not as a result of they’re good individuals — they’re not — not as a result of they’re humanistic, however as a result of they’re weak.”Volkov steered that Putin would possibly search to make use of Navalny in attainable future peace talks.”He is aware of that in some unspecified time in the future in time he might be pressured into negotiations after which, okay, many choices might be on the desk,” he stated.