Speaking from a makeshift courtroom a day after he returned to Russia following a suspected assassination attempt, Navalny denounced the “lawlessness of the highest order.”
The leading critic of Vladimir Putin, who survived a suspected assassination attempt and faces jail on his return, said: “Russia is my country, Moscow is my city, and I miss it.”
One of the developers of the nerve agent Novichok said that based on the evidence available, Navalny received about 20% of a lethal dose of the poison.
He posted his update on Instagram.
A German government minister has suggested a massive joint venture gas pipeline project could be under threat, as experts say it might be time “to think of new ways to make Russia pay for its actions”.
“The Russian government is urged to explain itself," said Chancellor Angela Merkel's spokesman.
The spies were thrown out of the Netherlands earlier this year.
"Of course we went there to see Stonehenge, Old Sarum, but we couldn't do it because there was muddy slush everywhere."
“They are civilians, of course.”
The bottle was designed as a specially made poison applicator.
An “outrageous, reckless, and barbaric act.”