Navalny's funeral to be held on Friday in Moscow

By Andrew Osborn and Filipp Lebedev
Updated February 28 2024 - 10:45pm, first published 10:40pm
Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny died at an Arctic penal colony on February 16. (AP PHOTO)
Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny died at an Arctic penal colony on February 16. (AP PHOTO)

Russian opposition politician Alexei Navalny's funeral service and burial will take place in Moscow on Friday, his spokeswoman says, but his allies accuse the Kremlin of thwarting their attempts to organise a bigger event a day earlier.

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