Russian court brands Alexei Navalny’s political organisations ‘extremist’

//Russian court brands Alexei Navalny’s political organisations ‘extremist’

Russian court brands Alexei Navalny’s political organisations ‘extremist’

A court in Moscow on Wednesday branded the political organisations of jailed Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny as “extremist” and barred them from working in Russia, a further blow to the embattled opposition ahead of parliamentary elections.The ruling could spell the end for Navalny’s anti-corruption organisation, which had shone a light on corruption at the highest levels, and his network of political offices that had bolstered his reach to regular Russians beyond Moscow.“It was found that these…

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