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Alexei Navalny, Russian Opposition Leader and Outspoken Christian, Reportedly Dead in Prison

DANIEL LEAL
Photographs and flowers are left outside the Russian Embassy in London on Feb. 16, following the news of the death of Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny.

Navalny, 47, had been serving a 19-year sentence for alleged extremism and years of criticism of the authoritarian Putin in a harsh penal colony north of the Arctic Circle.