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UN rights experts to issue findings on Navalny case

27 Feb 2021, 04:12 GMT+10

United Nations human rights investigators will issue their findings on the case of Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny on Monday, a UN statement said on Friday.

The opposition politician was arrested in Moscow in January upon returning from Germany following treatment for poisoning with what many Western countries say was a military-grade nerve agent.

READ | Navalny: From poisoning to prison

Agnes Callamard, UN expert on killings, and Irene Khan, UN expert on freedom of opinion and expression, will issue their findings on their investigation at a Geneva press conference on Monday (15:00 GMT), the UN said in a statement revealing the investigation.

Source: News24

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