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Russia | The Guardian: EU sanctions Kremlin chiefs over Alexei Navalny poisoning

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Bloc targeting six Russians, including FSB chief, over ‘assassination attempt’ on opposition figure

The EU has announced sanctions against members of Vladimir Putin’s inner circle, including the head of Russia’s domestic spy agency, over the poisoning of opposition figure Alexei Navalny.

The EU said it had agreed sanctions against six people believed to have been involved in the “assassination attempt” against Putin’s most vocal critic.

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