Moment Alexei Navalny detained in airport after returning to Russia

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    This is the moment Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny is detained upon landing at Moscow’s Vnukovo airport.

    Russia’s prison service said he was arrested for multiple violations of parole and terms of a suspended prison sentence and would be held in custody until a court makes a decision in his case.

    Navalny was poisoined last August with nerve agent, and had been recovering in Berlin.

    Read more on this story: https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2021/01/17/alexei-navalny-returning-russia-first-time-since-nerve-agent/

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