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Navalny aides discussed ‘next steps’ on Russia with EU

Leonid Volkov (left) and other friends pose with Navalny and his wife Yulia in Germany. (AP pic)MOSCOW: Aides of jailed Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny said they discussed possible sanctions against prominent members of President Vladimir Putin’s circle including business tycoons to ramp up pressure on Russia.
Leonid Volkov, the head of Navalny’s regional network and another associate Vladimir Ashurkov on Monday discussed via video link with EU states the bloc’s “next steps” on Russia.
The video call was hosted by Poland and included envoys from the US, Canada, Britain and Ukraine, Poland’s mission in the EU said on Twitter.
Volkov wrote on the …read more

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