Merkel condemns Navalny poisoning; Russia says ready to cooperate

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said she strongly condemned the poisoning of Russian dissident Alexei Navalny, saying he is the “victim of a crime,” after a test revealed evidence that he was poisoned with a nerve agent.”The aim was to silence him and I strongly condemn this [crime] in the name of the German government,” Merkel said during a press conference on Wednesday.The German leader said she now expected explanations from the Russian government, after German Foreign Ministry Heiko Maas had announced earlier that his ministry had summoned the Russian ambassador to speak about the case.”He…

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