RUSSIAN COURT CONDEMNED ALEXEI NAVALNY IMPRISONMENT FOR 30 DAYS




Mustafa AY – TDO – 29.08.2018 After detention on 25th of August, Russian political dissenter Alexei Navalny appeared in lawsuit on Tuesday. Navalny was condemned to imprisonment for 30 days by Regional Court of Moscow’s Tverskoy. Alexei Navalny called on Russian citizens to storm into streets for mass-demonstration against Russian government’s law proposal introduced to raise retirement age. Because of his call on Russian citizens to participate in demonstrations, Russian court convicted Navalny of the indictments of sedition and organizing illegal protests.  This is the second time that Navalny faces with imprisonment. The first conviction of Navalny was ruled on January 28.