Alexey Navalny



Alexey Anatolievich Navalny (born June 4, 1976) is a Russian lawyer, political and financial activist, and politician. Since 2009, he has gained prominence in Russia, and in the Russian and international media, as a critic of corruption and of Russian President Vladimir Putin. He has organized large-scale demonstrations promoting democracy and attacking political corruption, Putin, and Putin's political allies; he has run for a political office on the same platform. In 2012, The Wall Street Journal described him as "the man Vladimir Putin fears most".

On June 23, 2007, Navalny co-founded a new political movement, named "People", which upheld the positions of "democratic nationalism", defined as a fight for democracy and rights of ethnic Russians. Navalny is agitating on behalf of aggressive anti-immigration policies.

Navalny was a World Fellow at Yale University's World Fellows Program, aimed at "creating a global network of emerging leaders and to broaden international understanding" in 2010.
 

Alexey Navalny found the Rotenbergs' real estate in Russia and Italy

Society09.08.2017

The Anti-Corruption Foundation of Alexey Navalny has published an investigation into the "business" activities of the brothers Boris and Arkady Rotenberg, as well as other members of this family.

Sechin's plan: trillions of rubles of investment, growth of gas production and focus on petrochemistry

Business23.06.2017

The implementation of the Rosneft-2022 strategy will increase the market value of the largest Russian oil company by 25-30%, Igor Sechin asserts.

Leontiev responded to Navalny's claims about spoons for Rosneft

Society23.05.2017

The press secretary of the state company expressed hope that "Navalny does not eat with his hands."

Billionaire blogger: why Usmanov decided to fight Navalny on his field

Business19.05.2017

Billionaire Alisher Usmanov responded to Alexey Navalny's investigation in a manner quite unexpected for himself and other high-ranking involvants of FBK's investigation: the video blog format. "First Channel Generation" begins to understand that the Internet has become a significant information platform, which can not be ignored, experts say.

Alisher Usmanov spat on Alexey Navalny

Society18.05.2017

The main fighter against corruption in Russia forced the oligarch to become a video blogger.

Keys from Udokan

Business05.05.2017

How's Navalny's movie "He's not Dimon" is associated with Iskander Makhmudov, and when Alisher Usmanov will finally give copper to the country. 

Italians earn money on Russian Prime Minister's faults

Business21.04.2017

Italian winemakers start the Dimon brand.

The story about the arrest of Navalny has disappeared from the main news of Yandex

Internet27.03.2017

During the past anti-corruption rallies. the news about protest actions quickly disappeared from the Russian top aggregator.

Tuleyev's 12 chairs for Navalny

Society16.03.2017

Furniture for Alexey Navalny's HQ in Kemerovo had to be carried from another region. Subordinates of Tuleyev began to throw sand in the wheels of the opponent of their master.

Label for Bosco

Business14.03.2017

Billionaire Mikhail Kusnirovich was given a hint to be more modest.

The Anti-Corruption Fund asked the Investigative Committee to initiate a criminal case against Medvedev and Usmanov

Officials03.03.2017

It argues that the oligarch gave the premiere a mansion worth 5 billion rubles.

Russia's border was moved to fit in General Kozik's dacha

Officials13.01.2017

The FSB and the Prosecutor's Office moved the state border to 4 kilometers.

Navalny's case will be re-examined

Society16.11.2016

According to experts, the new trial may result in either acquittal or condemnatory judgement. 

The family of the patriotic deputy Sergey Zheleznyak became Scottish

Officials27.10.2016

Alexey Navalny: that guy promised us that his children will get education in England and return to Russia. Let's check it.

Navalny Foundation found a "FSB general's dacha" on the state border

Officials12.10.2016

Alexey Navalny's Foundation discovered that the namesake of the deputy head of the Border Service of Russia owns a dacha in the border area. As clarified by RBC, a man with the same name, as well as the head of the Foreign Intelligence Service Sergey Naryshkin and senator from the "United Russia" Valery Vasiliev, are co-owners of the partnership "Lesnaya Lubyanka."

Navalny told about "Medvedev's dacha" in Ples

Society15.09.2016

Alexey Navalny published a video of a huge residence near Ples, which, as he states, belongs to Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev. The latter's press secretary, Natalia Timakova, says that the minister just uses it.   

Alexey Navalny found "king's dogs" in Igor Shuvalov's possession

Officials14.07.2016

Russian Deputy Prime Minister Igor Shuvalov is suspected of possession of the aircraft Bombardier Global Express worth $52 million.

Manager of Shuvalov's assets spoke about the apartments on Kotelnicheskaya

Business06.07.2016

The manager of assets of Deputy Prime Minister. Igor Shuvalov. talked about the purpose of the apartments bought in the high-rise on Kotelnicheskaya Embankment, and revealed the details of management of the official's trust. 

Igor Shuvalov turns out to have an entire floor to live in

Officials04.07.2016

Alexey Navalny alleges that the First Deputy Prime Minister has ten apartments in high-rise building on Kotelnicheskaya Embankment.

Rosreestr hid the names of the public prosecutor's sons in property statements

Officials10.06.2016

Alexey Navalny is planning to sue the agency. 

The courts rejected the claim of Navalny and Anti-Corruption Foundation against the Prosecutor General Chaika and media outlets

Officials30.12.2015

The blogger was trying to involve the media outlets as defendants after they published a response of the General Prosecutor to his investigation film. 

Navalny told about the Prosecutor General Yury Chaika's family business

Officials02.12.2015

The protagonist of the new investigation of Anti-Corruption Foundation is the son of the General Prosecutor, Artyom Chaika. 

Shoygu's daughter replied to Navalny's disclosures

Society03.11.2015

Defense Minister's daughter did not acquire land on Rublyovka, as was recently reported by the foundation of the opposition leader Alexey Navalny, said her representative to RBC. Howerever, he didn't explain how a full namesake of Xenia Shoygu had become the owner of these land plots. 

Navalny asked the FSB and the US Justice Department to check Peskov's rest

Officials25.08.2015

Alexey Navalny sent a statement to the Russian Investigative Committee, the FSB and the US Justice Department, accusing the president's press secretary of receiving "bribes". Navalny's Anti-Corruption Fund argues that the businessman Ziyavudin Magomedov paid for Peskov's vacation on a yacht Maltese Falcon.

Peskov reacted to Navalny's publication about the lease of a yacht for 26 million rubles.

Society18.08.2015

Presidential spokesman Dmitry Peskov denied Alexey Navalny's publication about the lease of a yacht. According to him, he is in a hotel in Sicily. Navalny wrote that leasing a yacht cost about 26 million rubles a week.

Navalny found out that Peskov has "a collection of watches worth 9.5 million rubles"

Governance05.08.2015

Alexey Navalny suspects Dmitry Peskov of possession of a collection of expensive watches. These are the findings of the Anti-Corruption Fund established by the opposition politician which were acquired after analyzing photos of the president's press secretary.

Vladimir Ashurkov - RBC: "I am more useful at liberty, even in London"

Business01.04.2015

Ally of the opposition leader Alexey Navalny, Vladimir Ashurkov has been granted political asylum in Britain.

Navalny called the West to impose sanctions against the real "party of war"

Society13.03.2015

The situation will change when Abramovich and Usmanov will be denied access to their real estate properties in Europe, he said.