World The Russian Navalny opponent, on hunger strike, threatened to be powered by force

20:45  12 april  2021
20:45  12 april  2021 Source:   lepoint.fr

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  L'opposant russe Navalny, en grève de la faim, menacé d'être alimenté de force © supplied by the point

the opponent Russian Alexei Navalny, on hunger strike in his penitentiary since March 31, is Threatened to be powered by the authorities, said his official Twitter account on Monday.

"It weighs 77 kg," said the account @Navalny, saying that he has lost eight kilos since the beginning of his action.

"In view of the seriousness of the hunger strike, the administration (prison) threatens it daily to force it", "he continues.

The strength of a prisoner in Russia is authorized by law and can be done orally, rectally or intubation. Such treatment is considered by human rights activists as a form of torture.

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Alexei Navalny, incarcerated for two and a half years due to a dark deal of fraud widely seen as a pretext to imprison him despite the denials of the Kremlin, has ceased to feed on the conditions of his detention in the prisoner From Pokrov, to a hundred kilometers from Moscow.

He accuses the authorities to refuse him adequate medical treatments for back problems that make him suffer and impede the operation of his hands and his legs. According to his lawyers, he has a double herniated disc.

In addition, the opponent says to be "tortured" by deprivation of sleep, his jailers awaken him every hour during the night.

The Russian authorities have rejected all the accusations of Mr. Navalny, believing that he had all the medical attention he needed.

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"He still does not have access to a doctor," said his official Twitter account Monday.

The most famous Kremlin detractor survived last summer with poisoning by a neurotoxic agent developed by the Soviet army.

The opponent accuses President Vladimir Putin and his intelligence services (FSB) for wanting to eliminate him, which Russian power denies, even refusing so far to investigate the attempt at assassination.

has his return from Russia, after five months of convalescence in Germany, he was arrested on his arrival at Moscow airport, then quickly judged and sent in prison for violating a judicial review as part of a previous case. .

Mr. Navalny specializes in the investigations of corruption for Mr. Putin and his entourage. It has millions of subscribers on social networks.

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