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44,706. Opposing Russia’s president can be seriously bad for your health. Assassins can track you down wherever you are. In August 2020 Russia charismatic opposition leader Alexei Navalny was poisoned with the notorious weapon Novichok. Miraculously, he survived. The Man Putin Couldn’t Kill, Channel 4 2021
44,707. Alexei Navalny’s road to a hospital bed in Omsk started in the last days of the Soviet Union. He was born in 1976 in a small village near Moscow, the son of an army officer. ibid.
44,729. The revelations that eventually emerge are astonishing. A secret poison lab, a state-sponsored assassination programme, and a team of James-Bond wannabees with the competence of Johnny English. ibid.