Putin foe Alexei Navalny announces 2018 Kremlin bid

Dec 13, 2016

Putin foe Alexei Navalny announces 2018 Kremlin bid

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny announced Tuesday he will run for president in 2018 after a retrial on graft charges he dismisses offered him an opening to declare his bid. In an email sent to supporters, the 40-year-old anti-corruption campaigner and outspoken critic of ...

Apr 29, 2015

Russia withdraws authorization for opposition party

Russia has withdrawn the opposition Progress Party led by arch Putin foe Alexei Navalny from the list of authorized parties, the justice ministry announced on Tuesday. The decision came 10 days after the announcement of the creation of a new opposition movement, the Democratic ...