US News "We want to give you courage": Bundestag member of Russia Torture Nawalnys before
The relatives of Navalny, on hunger strike, fear for his life
© provided by the point the concern is growing among the relatives of Alexei Navalny after the announcement of his hunger strike, The Russian opponent, held in penitentiary colony, already suffering from health problems and had just survived a poisoning.
MEPs of Greens, Union, SPD and FDP have written a letter to the detained Kremlin critic Nawalny - they raise heavy allegations against Putin.
members of the Federal Foreign Committee of the Bundestag have spoken in a letter toof "targeted torture" of the detained Russian opposition politician. In the letter, they talked about Nawalny their recognition and full solidarity and explained that they were concerned with great concern the reporting on the conditions of context. detained in Pokrow in Pokrow is currently in the hunger strike.
in Russia, supporters of the opponent Alexei Navalny arrested in front of his penitentiary
© Maxim Shemetov, Reuters Anastasiya Vasilyeva, a doctor and ally of Alexei Navalny, arrested near Pokrov prison where the Russian opponent purges his sentence On April 6, 2021. A dozen supporters of Alexei Navalny, including his personal doctor, were arrested on Tuesday as they demanded information about his state of health in front of the penitentiary colony where he was retained.
"We value how to deal with you as targeted torture and thus incompatible with the European Convention on the Prevention of Torture and Inhuman or Redeeming Treatment or Penalities," says in the letter from Friday, the on the Internet on the sides of the deputy Manuel Sarrazin (Greens) is released. "We want to give you courage."
[If you want to have the most important news from Berlin, Germany and the world live on your phone, we recommend our app that you can download. ]
"Notwithstanding the arbitrariness and illegality of the judgments referred to against them, we demand a review of their conditions of detention by the European Committee on the Prevention of Torture," said politicians in writing.
Bundeslockdown: Merkel wants to demonstrate prime minister
Angela Merkel wants a nationwide Lockdown for Germany and is ready to take spectacular measures. © Provided by Men's Sache Angela Merkel Angela Merkel Will Bundeslockdown The Chancellor is convinced that only a short uniform Lockdown has the Corona Pandemic in this country in the barriers. However, it needs political majorities - and they seem to force them by a partial disempowerment of the country chiefs.
Nawalny is one of the most prominent critics of Russian President Vladimir Putin. He had survived a poisonous impact in Russia in 2020 and was treated medically in Germany. When returning to his homeland in January he was arrested and sentenced to more than two and a half years imprisonment. The 44-year-old has been complaining for some time on back pain and deafness in hands and legs and accuses the authorities to advise him adequate medical treatment. Nawalny makes Putin personally responsible for the poison stroke. Putin and the government reject a stake.
, said Sarrazin, speaker of the Greens for Eastern European Papolitik and initiator of the letter, the "mirror". "We must not look away if the system Putin Nawalny brings in danger again," he asked.
The signers of the letter include in addition to the Human Rights Officer of the Federal Government, Bärbel Kofler (SPD), also Manuel Sarrazin, Omid Nouripour and Jürgen Trittin (all the Greens), Roderich Kiesewetter, Andreas Nick and Jürgen Hardt (all Union), Dagmar Friday, Christoph Matschie and Nils Schmid (all SPD) and the Liberalen Renata Old and Bijan Djir-Sarai. (DPA, Reuters, AFP)
Bundestag election: Baerbock becomes Chancellor candidate of the Greens .
The Green Chair Annalena Baerbock should lead their party as Chancellor candidate in the general election. The Federal Board of Greens nominated the 40-year-old for the top item, as the party announced on Monday in Berlin. The decision must be confirmed on a congress from 11 to 13 June. The approval is considered safe. The federal election will take place on 26 September.