Tag: Aleksei Navalny

Russia Update: Opposition Campaigner Summoned to Police, Continues Hunger Strike

August 7, 2015

Opposition campaign manager Leonid Volkov and two Novosibirsk alternative candidates Yegor Savin and Aleksandr Filyurin continued their hunger strike in protest against disqualification of their signatures to get on the ballot. Welcome to our column, Russia Update, where we will be closely following day-to-day developments in Russia, including the Russian government’s foreign and domestic policies. […]