How Alexei Navalny Created Russia’s Main Opposition Platform

September 11, 2020

On September 2, German authorities stated that Russian opposition politician Alexei Navalny had been poisoned with a nerve agent from the Novichok group. Since August 22, Navalny has been treated at the Charité university hospital in Berlin, where he was transported from Russia in an induced...

Russia Protests: Putin and Corruption are Synonymous

June 13, 2017

Anti-corruption protests sweep Russia, with demonstrators being detained across the country. June 12, a national holiday known as Russia Day, usually sees mass festivities to mark the occasion of the signing of the country’s declaration of independence in 1990. This year, those taking part in...

Russia Moves to Silence Alexei Navalny

February 15, 2017

Russia will keep sidelining the opposition with ever-growing impunity in the years to come. In what has become an all-too-common pattern, Russian authorities have once again neutralized the only viable candidate who might have stood a chance against President Vladimir Putin come the 2018...