America has once again warned Russia on the issue of Alexei Navalny. President Joe Biden has stated in unambiguous terms that if Navalny dies in prison, Russia will have to face dire consequences. Actually, Aleximir Navalny, the vicious opponent of Vladimir Putin, is sitting on a hunger strike in jail. Doctors say that their condition is deteriorating and they can die at any time. However, Navalni supporters are calling it a conspiracy. He has announced a nationwide protest, so that his leader can be saved.
Jake Sullivan gave this statement
According to the news published in our partner website WION, the US President’s National Security Adviser Jack Sullivan said that the US has warned Russia that if something happens to Alexi Navalny in prison, the international community will be asked to do so. Will be held accountable. He further said that we have given a clear message that if Navalny dies in prison, then Russia will have to face serious consequences. Earlier, President Biden said that what is happening with the opposition leader in Russia is completely wrong.
EU foreign ministers meeting today
The European Union (EU) Foreign Minister is going to meet today (Monday) on the issue of Alexei Navalny. It is believed that in this meeting, additional sanctions can be decided on Russia. Let us know that in March, the US government had banned 7 top Russian officials, who are suspected of poisoning the opposition leader Navalny.
During this time the US had said that Navalny was attacked on 20 August 2020 from a nerve agent, which included officials from Russia’s Federal Security Service (FSB). This ban has been imposed against Russia’s attempts to assassinate Navalny.
Protest will be after Putin’s address
At the same time, Alexei Navalny’s team has announced that demonstrations will be performed across the country on Wednesday evening. These demonstrations will take place after President Vladimir Putin’s address to the country. Leonid Volkov, who is called Navalni’s special, has said in a Facebook post that the time has come to do something. We are not only fighting for the freedom of Navalni but also for their lives. He said that Wednesday’s rally would prove to be a turning point in the fight against the government.