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  • So Russian Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny has been sent to a penal colony outside Moscow to serve his prison sentence.

  • Navalny was arrested last month on his return from Germany, where he had been recovering from a near fatal poisoning in Siberia.

  • Several European authorities have said that Nirvana was targeted with a novel chop nerve agent developed in Russia.

  • He is now serving a 2.5 year sentence for allegedly violating parole in a 2014 fraud case.

  • Nirvana will be quarantined as a precaution before he joins other prisoners in the colony.

  • The institution is located in the town of Pokrovsky and is known for its severe conditions.

  • Jailed Russia, a prisoner's rights group, says inmates are abused if they violate a strict daily schedule.

  • It adds that many prisoners cooperate with the colony administration and help them to control other inmates closely.

  • Navalny is one of Russian President Vladimir Putin's most prominent critics.

  • He accuses Putin of ordering his attempted murder and says the charges against him are jumped up.

  • Putin has dismissed that, alleging Nirvana is part of a US backed dirty tricks campaign to discredit him.


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Kremlin critic Navalny sent to penal colony

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    林宜悉 posted on 2021/03/02
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