Navalny poisoned with Novichok, German hospital says in final report

Germany’s Charite hospital in Berlin posted its final statement on the case of Russian dissident Alexei Navalny on Wednesday, attesting he had been poisoned with the chemical nerve agent Novichok. Russian officials have shrugged off such claims, saying they have not obtained hard evidence that he was poisoned with Novichok, a Soviet-developed chemical weapon. In a report published this week by the medical journal The Lancet, the Charite team said a Novichok poison was detected in Navalny’s bloodstream after his admission to the hospital in August. “A laboratory of the German armed forces desig…

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