Main Russian liberal party rejects top Navalny ally from standing as candidate, after founder slammed campaigner as nationalist

Follow RT on Yabloko, Russia’s most prominent liberal political bloc, has rejected an application by a former campaign chief of jailed opposition activist Alexey Navalny to stand as a parliamentary candidate in upcoming elections. Irina Fatyanova, who became the opposition figure’s St. Petersburg organizer in 2019, was turned away by…

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