18 Feb 2024

Navalny’s team accuses Russia of ‘hiding’ his body

To Russia, where the American ambassador has joined mourners laying flowers in memory of Alexei Navalny. But she wasn’t arrested – unlike the more than 400 Russians detained doing the same across the country since the opposition leader died in a labour camp on Friday.

Navalny’s family still hasn’t been allowed to see his body, amid fears of an official cover-up.

Our Foreign Affairs Correspondent Jonathan Rugman reports.