Navalny, Putin’s most ardent political foe, was arrested in January upon returning from Germany.
It's based on corruption allegations in the highest levels of the Kremlin.
In Washington, the U.S. State Department described the sentencing and jailing as a disturbing development that appeared "designed
Prosecutors said Navalny had informed the authorities of trips with his wife and children into the region than rings the
WASHINGTON -- The chief opponent of Russian President Vladimir Putin has set his sights on a new target -- the Sochi Winter
He was convicted on July 18, 2013, of organising the theft of 16 million roubles ($500,000) from a timber firm in the Kirov
Copyright (2013) AFP. All rights reserved. Accompanied by his wife Yulia and co-accused Pyotr Ofitserov who was also allowed
REVIVING PROTESTS Representatives from Putin's United Russia party, which dominates politics nationwide, still won most of
POTENTIAL RIVAL A recent opinion poll indicated about 37 percent of Russians know who Navalny is, a sharp increase in the