A protester holds a placard demanding release of Alexei Navalny at a rally in Moscow. Reuters
The announcement came as the European Union’s top diplomat told Russia’s foreign minister that the treatment of Navalny represents "a low point” in the relations between Brussels and Moscow.
Russia's FSIN prison authority confirmed that officers had detained the prominent critic of President Vladimir Putin, the Interfax news agency reported.
For a decade, Russian President Vladimir Putin has avoided putting his gadfly opponent Alexey Navalny behind bars for any considerable length of time — until Tuesday, when a Moscow court ordered Navalny to spend the next two-and-a-half years in prison.
Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan after his historic re-election for a third time has taken two major decisions which reveal that he will not push for his unorthodox economic ideas this time round to tackle the country’s economic crisis, which had faced a 85.5 per cent inflation rate last October and which had come down to 43.7%
Embers from a smoldering scrap wood fire set days earlier outside a home used by a Christian religious communal group along with a sparking power line caused a 2021 Colorado wildfire fanned by high winds that destroyed nearly 1,100 homes and left two people dead, authorities said on Thursday. Authorities spent 18 months investigating
Many immunocompromised and older people are still terrified of COVID. As a transplant infectious disease doctor on the front lines, I understand why. In the first five months of 2023, COVID caused more than 37,000 deaths in the US, a typical toll from the flu in an entire year. Scientists estimate an annual US COVID death rate of at
“Just leave the baby on the street, where you found her.” What if you found a crying human infant alone on the sidewalk and this was what a 911 operator told you to do? It would be unthinkable, right? Yet this is what some animal shelters are instructing people to do if they find kittens outdoors — to leave them there. Some groups are