Famous Russians urge return of Navalny's body to family

By The Associated Press
Updated February 23 2024 - 10:55pm, first published 10:49pm
Lyudmila Navalnaya says she was being blackmailed into a secret funeral for her son. (AP PHOTO)
Lyudmila Navalnaya says she was being blackmailed into a secret funeral for her son. (AP PHOTO)

Russians including ballet star Mikhail Baryshnikov and Nobel Prize-winning journalist Dmitry Muratov have released videos calling on Russian authorities to return the body of opposition leader Alexei Navalny to his family, a week after his death in an Arctic penal colony.

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