Wednesday, 5 October, 2022

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Jailed Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny said the partial mobilisation announced Wednesday by President Vladimir Putin will lead to a "massive tragedy", in a video statement during one of his court cases. "In order to keep his personal power, Putin is tormenting a neighbouring country, killed people there and is now sending a huge quantity of Russian citizens into this war," he said, appearing in court via video-link, dressed in prisoner.