Skip to content
Putin’s critic Navalny ill on hunger strike, transferred to prison medical service for respiratory illness


Putin’s critic Navalny, sick on hunger strike, transferred to prison medical department with respiratory illness – Reuters

Watch CBSN Live


Alexei Navalny, the jailed Russian opposition leader who is nearly a week into a hunger strike at a penal colony, is in a medical wing suffering with a suspected respiratory illness. Russian police detained nine people outside, who were Navalny supporters that gathered outside the facility, and as Holly Williams reports authorities turned away a doctor who tried to see him.

Be the first to know

Get browser notifications for breaking news, live events, and exclusive reporting.


.



Source link