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Putin critic Navalny in Moscow court on probation allegation


Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny faces a court hearing that could end with him being jailed for years. The 44-year-old, an anti-corruption investigator who is the most prominent critic of President Vladimir Putin, was arrested on January 17 upon returning from Germany, where he spent five months recovering from a nerve-agent poisoning that he blames on the Kremlin.

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