Global Politics Podcast

Episode 02 - Alexei Navalny Arrests and Protests in Russia

February 05, 2021 Global Politics
Global Politics Podcast
Episode 02 - Alexei Navalny Arrests and Protests in Russia
Show Notes

On 2 February, a Moscow City Court declared Alexey Navalny guilty of breaking the terms of an earlier case from 2014. He was initially sentenced to three-and-a-half years; since, he had failed to regularly report to the Federal Penitentiary Service (FSIN), the Court has stated that his excuse for non-appearance as insufficient, converting his suspended judgement into a real one.