From political adviser to whistle-blowing blogger to candidate for Moscow mayor, Aleksei Navalny has climbed far and fast. But for the last few years Navalny has been in the Kremlin’s crosshairs
. Ahead of the expected verdict on July 18 in the embezzlement case
against Navalny, RFE/RL takes a look at the most recent news surrounding the case.
# An RFE/RL timeline
of Navalny's rise to prominence.
# Correspondent Tom Balmforth asks Moscow residents
what outcomes they expect in the case.
# Moscow’s election commission today officially registered
Navalny as a candidate for September's Moscow mayoral election.
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