24+ Navalny Before And After PNG. He was detained at the airport for violating probation terms. Euronews correspondent galina polonskaya was on the plane with opposition leader alexei navalny before he was detained on arrival at a moscow airport.
Navalny kissed his wife goodbye and gave her a hug. Still, while he was always aware of his impending detainment, he told reporters it never crossed his mind not to return home to moscow. Navalny was stopped by police at passport control after returning from germany, where he spent five months recovering from two assassination attempts that he blamed on the before departing berlin on sunday, navalny downplayed the possibility of arrest saying, it's impossible;
Mr navalny, 44, flew back to moscow from berlin with his wife yulia, arriving at sheremetyevo airport after being diverted from vnukovo airport.
I fear nothing, mr navalny told his supporters and the media at sheremetyevo airport just minutes before his detention. He was delivered to berlin in a coma after falling ill on a domestic flight in russia a few days before. I am not afraid, navalny told reporters at the moscow airport shortly before being detained, according to cnn. Navalny, one of russian putin vladimir putin's top rivals, has maintained the charges were politically motivated.