Russian court outlaws opposition leader’s groups, Navalny vows not to ‘retreat’

Russian court outlaws opposition leader’s groups, Navalny vows not to ‘retreat’

A Moscow court on Wednesday night outlawed the organisations founded by Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny by labeling them extremist, the latest move in a campaign by authorities to silence dissent and bar Kremlin critics from running for parliament in September.

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