Day: April 2, 2021

How dissident Alexei Navalny’s new standoff with Russia’s Putin could play out

The long-running confrontation between the Kremlin and Alexei Navalny took a darker turn this week as Russia‚Äôs best-known opposition figure launched a hunger strike to demand proper medical attention and protest his prison treatment. Now his allies are openly voicing fears that Russian President Vladimir Putin once again wants him dead. Navalny, 44, barely survived […]