West Demands Answers Over Poisoning of Russian Opposition Leader Navalny

September 03, 2020 12:46 PM
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Germany says it is discussing with EU and NATO partners a suitable response to Russia, following the announcement by German doctors Wednesday that opposition leader and Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny was poisoned by a military-grade nerve agency called Novichok. Navalny was airlifted to a Berlin hospital two days after becoming violently ill after boarding a plane in eastern Russia two weeks ago. Moscow says it has not received any evidence from Germany over the accusation. Henry Ridgwell reports.