The Day's Brent Goff speaks to Andreas Nick from the German parliament's foreign affairs committee about the detention of Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny in Moscow. Navalny returned to Russia after receiving treatment in Germany for a poison attack.
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Two top UN officials said Russia is to blame for the near-fatal poisoning of the prominent Kremlin critic. The human rights experts said an international investigation should be carried out as "a matter of urgency."
Washington and Brussels have imposed sanctions against Russian officials and businesses. US intelligence officials concluded that the Russian government was behind the attack on Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny.
The EU's chief diplomat Josep Borrell has threatened Moscow again with penalties over jailing its most prominent opponent. EU foreign ministers are expected to meet on Monday to discuss sanctions.
Volkov, a close ally to Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny, told DW that the protest movement's strategy is to improvise and "outsmart" President Vladimir Putin.
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