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Alexei Navalny

Russian activist, lawyer and blogger

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Alexei Navalny is a Russian lawyer and activist known for his opposition to Vladimir Putin’s government. An influential blogger, Navalny has organised many protests throughout Russia against state corruption. He was named one of the world’s 100 most influential people by Time magazine in 2012. In the Wall Street Journal, Matthew Kaminiski wrote that “the Kremlin acts as if it fears Mr. Navalny most of all the dissident figures.”



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