"I really love it because I realize how much I can express myself with my body," the world's best contortionist said about his work. Aleksei Goloborodko explains what it takes to be a contortionist for Cirque du Soleil
The chief of Moscow’s health department, Aleksei Khripun, characterized the situation in the city surrounding the coronavirus as "tense."
During an earlier trial, Aleksei Navalny argued that hourly checks by prison guards "effectively amount to torture." "I just want them to stop coming to me and waking me up at night," he told the court.
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Police detained the head of the Russian Alliance of Doctors, Anastasia Vasilyeva, after she requested permission to examine Aleksei Navalny inside a prison. The Kremlin critic has been moved to a sick ward in the facility amid reports of a possible tuberculosis outbreak there.
Tens of thousands of people turned out across Russia on Sunday for a second consecutive weekend rally in support of a jailed opposition leader, Aleksei Navalny. But where the protesters went, so did the police, meeting them in sometimes brutal clashes.