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Israeli jailed in Russia for alleged Putin opposition ties

In recent weeks, thousands have protested against Putin’s dictatorial regime following the jailing of a new opposition leader, Alexey Navalny.

By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ/JTA
06/03/2021
Alexei Navalny

Navalny emerges in jail in Russia's Vladimir region, meets lawyers

The whereabouts of Navalny, 44, had been a mystery since he left jail in Moscow.

By REUTERS
03/03/2021

Moscow, pledging retaliation, calls US sanctions 'anti-Russian lunge'

The United States on Tuesday imposed sanctions to punish Russia for what it described as Moscow's attempt to poison opposition politician Alexei Navalny with a nerve agent last year.

By REUTERS
03/03/2021

US sanctions Russia for poisoning Alexei Navalny

The officials said Navalny was targeted for his activism in trying to raise questions about what they called Russian corruption.

By REUTERS
02/03/2021

US sanctions for Navalny poisoning may come on Tuesday - sources

Many Western countries say Navalny was poisoned with a nerve agent, but the Kremlin has denied any role in his illness and has said it has seen no proof that he was poisoned.

By REUTERS
02/03/2021
Evening over Damascus, Syria

Russian helicopter crashed in Syria - report

The helicopter was not fired at, the report added.

By REUTERS
28/02/2021

Russia looking for Eli Cohen's remains as part of prisoner swap - report

Russian forces have been digging for more than three weeks in the cemetery at the Yarmouk refugee camp.

27/02/2021

Russian scientists say Sputnik V performs well against COVID mutations

Results of the trial are expected to be published soon, but this was the first indication of how the tests are going.

By REUTERS
27/02/2021

Syria says it has received COVID-19 vaccinations from 'friendly country'

Hassan Ghabash's comments, carried by state news agency SANA, did not specify which country provided the vaccines or how many doses had arrived.

By REUTERS
25/02/2021

Amnesty International revokes Navalny's 'prisoner of conscience' status

Amnesty still believes that Navalny should be freed from jail.

By REUTERS
24/02/2021
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