UN chief calls for transparent investigation into Navalny’s death

Antonio Guterres, UN Secretary-General

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# 17 February 2024 00:57 (UTC +04:00)

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has called for a full and transparent investigation into the death of Alexey Navalny, UN Spokesperson Stephane Dujarric said during a briefing, APA reports citing TASS.

"The UN Secretary-General is shocked by the reported death in detention of opposition figure Alexey Navalny. The Secretary-General expresses his condolences to Mr. Navalny’s family and calls for a full, credible, and transparent investigation into the circumstances of Mr. Navalny’s reported death in custody," he said.