Germany says ‘fairly likely’ Russian opposition figure Navalny was poisoned | AFP

German chancellor Angela Merkel’s spokesman Steffen Seibert says it is “fairly likely” that Russian opposition figure Alexei Navalny, who is currently being treated in a Berlin hospital, was poisoned. The Kremlin critic was brought to the German capital from Siberia, where he went into a coma after falling ill on a flight with what Russian doctors have blamed on a metabolic disorder.

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