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Navalny barred from Russia's presidential election.

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny has been declared ineligible to take part in next year's presidential election. He's serving a suspended sentence in a case he says was organized to stop his political career.

- Deutsche Welle - DE

Russian activist Navalny ineligible for 2018 presidential run.

Russian activist Alexei Navalny is barred from running for president in 2018 because of a prior conviction, the Central Election Commission announced Friday.

- UPI - US

Russian Commission Rules Navalny Can't Run For President.

Russia's Central Election Commission said on June 23 that Russian opposition leader Aleksei Navalny cannot run for president because of his conviction in February on embezzlement charges.

- Radio Free Europe - US

Alexei Navalny barred from Russia presidential poll.

The anti-corruption campaigner led mass street protests against Vladimir Putin in 2011-12.

- BBC - UK

Russia's election commission says Alexei Navalny can not run for presidency.

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny can not run for presidency because of his criminal conviction, the Central Election Commission.

- Zee News - IN

Russia's election commission says Navalny can not run for presidency.

- Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny can not run for presidency because of his criminal conviction, the Central Election Commission, said in a statement on Friday.

- Reuters - US

Russia activist Alexei Navalny barred from presidential election.

The anti-corruption campaigner led mass street protests against Vladimir Putin in 2011-12.

- BBC - UK

Chief Of Navalny's Election Campaign Jailed For 'Unsanctioned Rallies'.

A court in Moscow has sentenced the chief of Russian opposition leader Aleksei Navalny's election campaign, Leonid Volkov, to five days in jail.

- Radio Free Europe - US

The New Generation of Russian Dissenters.

Maria Snegovaya Politics, Eurasia Cultural change is afoot. Political change cannot be far behind. Riot policemen brutally arresting young people for singing Russia's national anthem in central Moscow during Russia Day celebrations: this is the picture of contemporary Russia. The students were arrested as part of the police ...

- The National Interest - US

RFE/RL: Two Russians, Navalny party members, seek political asylum in Ukraine.

Two Russian opposition figures from Aleksei Navalny's party asked for political asylum at the Ukrainian border on June 15, Ukraine's Border Guard Service said, according to Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty .

- UNIAN - UA

The New Generation of Russian Dissenters.

Maria Snegovaya Politics, Eurasia Riot policemen brutally arresting young people for singing Russia's national anthem in central Moscow during Russia Day celebrations: this is the picture of contemporary Russia. The students were arrested as part of the police crackdown on opposition protests June 12. On that day, tens of ...

- The National Interest - US

RFE/RL: Two Russians, Navalny party members, seek political asylum in Ukraine

Two Russian opposition figures from Aleksei Navalny's party asked for political asylum at the Ukrainian border on June 15, Ukraine's Border Guard Service said. The post RFE/RL: Two Russians, Navalny party members, seek political asylum in Ukraine appeared first on KyivPost.

- Kyiv Post - UA

Putin critic Navalny has no chance of running for president: Election chief

MOSCOW - Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny has no chance of taking part in next year's presidential election because of a previous conviction for embezzlement, the head of Russia's election commission told TV Rain late on Wednesday.

- Reuters - US

Manifestations en Russie: les partisans de Navalny devant la justice

Les partisans de l'opposant russe, Alexeï Navalny, condamné dans la nuit à 30 jours de détention, passaient à leur tour mardi devant la justice, au lendemain d'une journée de mobilisation contre Vladimir Poutine marquée par plus de 1500 arrestations et jugée «dangereuse» par le Kremlin.

- Economic Policy Institute - US

Over 200 detained in Russian anti-corruption protests

AFP correspondents in central Moscow observed riot police lining up the main Tverskaya Street thoroughfare where Navalny's supporters were chanting "Shame!" and waving Russian tricolour flags

- Daily Monitor - UG

Navalny Arrested as Anti-Kremlin Protests Roll Across Russia

The leading Putin critic was detained as he left his home in Moscow, his wife said, on a day when protests were planned in more than 200 cities at his urging.

- International NY Times - US

Russian Opposition Leader Alexei Navalny Arrested Ahead of Protest, His Wife Says

Navalny was reportedly arrested outside his Moscow home en route to the centerpiece demonstration

- TIME Magazine - US

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