1 week Pressure on Moscow mounts as more labs confirm Navalny poisoning Inquirer
BERLIN --- Two European laboratories have corroborated German findings that Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny was poisoned with a Novichok nerve agent, Berlin said on Monday, prompting French President Emmanuel Macron to demand Vladimir Putin shed light on the "attempted murder." Hitting back at doubts raised by Russia about the German investigation, Chancellor Angela Merkel's spokesman Steffen Seibert said Germany had asked France and Sweden "for an independent review of the German evidence on the basis of new samples from Mr. Navalny", who is receiving treatment in Berlin. "The results of this review at specialized laboratories in France and Sweden ... more