Ailing Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny ‘taunted with fried chicken’ as he refuses food in prison

//Ailing Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny ‘taunted with fried chicken’ as he refuses food in prison

Ailing Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny ‘taunted with fried chicken’ as he refuses food in prison

The health of Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny is deteriorating as he keeps up his hunger strike in prison, his lawyers said on Wednesday, with US President Joe Biden’s administration saying it is “disturbed” by the reports.Last Wednesday President Vladimir Putin’s most prominent opponent, who is serving two and a half years on embezzlement charges, launched a hunger strike to demand proper medical treatment for severe back pain and numbness in his legs.Members of Navalny’s defence team, who…

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