Kremlin foe Navalny faces arrest as flies back to Russia


It is not yet known what the Kremlin’s formal response will be for opposition leader Alexei Navalny when he returns to Moscow later today, having recovered in Germany from a poisoning attack. – EPA pic, January 17, 2021.

ARCH Kremlin foe Alexei Navalny returns to Russia from Germany today, facing imminent arrest after authorities warned they would detain him for violating a sentence over alleged fraud.

The 44-year-old opposition leader is flying back to Moscow after spending several months in Germany recovering from a poisoning attack that he said was carried out on the orders of President Vladimir Putin.


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