Sunday, 31 December 2017 – 16:37
Russian court upholds ban on Navalny running against Putin in 2018
Russia’s Supreme Court on Saturday(Dec.30) dismissed an appeal by Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny against a decision by the country’s central election commission to bar him from taking part in next year’s presidential election.The commission this week barred Navalny from taking part in the March 18 vote because of a suspended prison sentence he says was trumped up.
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