Continued clampdown on political activists has led to legal trouble for Russia dissident Navalny
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Russia says protest leader has illegal lawyer licence
AFP – Russia’s main investigative body claimed Wednesday that Alexei Navalny, the charismatic leader of protests against President Vladimir Putin, illegally obtained his licence to practise law. Investigators said in a statement that the opposition leader and one of Russia’s most popular bloggers gave “inaccurate” reporting.