The two hours that saved the life of Russian opponent Alexei Navalny – BBC News World

The two hours that saved the life of Russian opponent

September 4, 2020 Image source, Reuters Caption, The moments that followed the alleged attack on Alexei Navalny were key to his survival. Prominent Russian opponent Alexei Navalny is recovering in a Berlin hospital from what the German government claims was an attempted poisoning with the nerve agent Novichok. Navalny started to feel bad aboardl flight … Read more

Russian activists defended Alexei Navalny after Putin said the opposition leader “sought to be detained”

Russian activists defended Alexei Navalny after Putin said the opposition

File photo. Russian opposition politician Alexei Navalny during a court hearing in Moscow, Russia (Photo: REUTERS / Maxim Shemetov) Russian opposition activists reacted with indignation and defended Alexei Navalny after the statements that the president, Vladimir Putin, made on Wednesday, when he assured that the opponent he was “aware” that he was breaking the law … Read more

ZDF Enterprises Acquires ’Sherlock: The Russian Chronicles’ (EXCLUSIVE)

ZDF Enterprises Acquires Sherlock The Russian Chronicles EXCLUSIVE

With over 250 screen adaptations featuring Sherlock Holmes, the fictional detective created by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle is one of the most famous characters to have graced a screen. But few of those adaptations have come from non-English speaking countries. In the new Russian TV series, “Sherlock: The Russian Chronicles,” which transfers Sherlock Holmes to … Read more

Italy’s Rai Cinema Producing New Works by Russian Auteurs Sokurov and Konchalovsky

Italys Rai Cinema Producing New Works by Russian Auteurs Sokurov

ROME — Leading Italian film company Rai Cinema is producing new works by revered Russian auteurs Alexander Sokurov and Andrei Konchalovsky, as well as a slew of new titles from prominent Italian helmers Gabriele Salvatores and Gianni Amelio and younger standouts Jonas Carpignano and Susanna Nicchiarelli. The production and distribution arm of pubcaster Rai has teamed … Read more

The European Parliament awards the Sakharov Prize to the Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny

The European Parliament awards the Sakharov Prize to the Russian

Related news The European Parliament awarded its 2021 Sakharov Prize for Freedom of Conscience to the Russian opposition leader on Wednesday Alexei Navalny, one of the voices most critical of the Kremlin in Vladimir Putin. Navalny suffered an assassination attempt by poisoning last year and is now incarcerated in one of the harshest prisons in … Read more

The abuses against Alexei Navalny in the Russian prison: “If you do not kneel before them, they have only one objective, to break it”

The abuses against Alexei Navalny in the Russian prison If

A prison guard with a dog is seen near an entrance to the IK-2 men’s correctional center (REUTERS / Tatyana Makeyeva) Two former inmates of prison number 2 of Cover, in the Vladimir region, about a hundred kilometers east of Moscow, where the Russian opposition leader is serving a sentence, Alexei Navalny, denounced today the … Read more