RUSSIAN OPPOSITION LEADER ALEXEI NAVALNY APPREHENDED




Mustafa AY – TDO – 26.08.2018 On Saturday, Russian political dissident –Alexei Navalny- was apprehended by Russian police. Russian police haven’t evidently presented any rationale for arrestment of Navalny yet. Navalny’s press spokesman announced that he’s being currently detained at Russian police station in Moscow.

On January 2018, Russian opposition leader was taken into custody by security forces on account of sedition by organizing anti-Putin demonstrations, then released in a short while. Afterwards, he was arrested again on May 2018. Because he spearheaded another anti-government protests, which was organized after Putin acquired absolute triumph in presidential election on March. After a detention for a short while, Navalny was released.