Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny dead: prison

Updated February 16 2024 - 11:39pm, first published 11:36pm
Jailed Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny has died, according to the prison service. (AP PHOTO)
Jailed Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny has died, according to the prison service. (AP PHOTO)

Alexei Navalny, Russia's most famous opposition leader, has died after collapsing and losing consciousness at the penal colony north of the Arctic Circle where he was serving a long jail term, the Russian prison service has said.

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