Andrew E. Kramer

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Don’t drink the tea: Poison is a favored weapon in Russia

World Aug 21, 2020

Don’t drink the tea: Poison is a favored weapon in Russia

Without the slightest premonition of any issues with his health, Pyotr Verzilov, a Russian opposition activist, suddenly fell violently ill two years ago and slipped into a coma, a common problem for opponents of the Kremlin. Verzilov, who is known for staging anti-government performance art, ...