Russian opposition leader Navalny leaves prison

Russian opposition leader Navalny leaves prison

The prominent Russian oppositiepoliticus Alexei Navalny has Friday the prison leave.

He was 25 days because he repeatedly to the law would have trespassed on the organisation of public meetings. The politician organized multiple demonstrations against the government of president Vladimir Putin.

Supporters of Navalny have for Saturday another new campaign-planned activities. Their leader wants next year to participate in the presidential elections, but it is very questionable if it works. The election commission has Navalny excluded from participation because he had previously been convicted for embezzlement. According to the Kremlin-critic was that the verdict politically motivated.

The spokeswoman for Navalny reported his release Friday. While the politician the last time got stuck, would the police repeatedly raids have done to the opposition. So said activists that the police Thursday, a department store invaded and verkiezingspamfletten took. Also Friday would be raids have been done in oppositiekantoren in multiple cities.

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