Alexey and Julia Navalny with their daughter Dasha and son Zakhar
Almost four weeks have passed since the poisoning of 44-year-old politician Alexei Navalny. And today he finally got in touch with the fans. On his Instagram, Alexey shared a family photo with his 44-year-old wife Yulia Navalnaya and their children, 19-year-old Dasha and 12-year-old Zakhar. The photo was taken in a ward at the Charite clinic in Germany, where Navalny is currently undergoing treatment.
Hi, this is Navalny. I miss you. I still can hardly do anything, but yesterday I was able to breathe on my own all day. Generally myself. I did not use any outside help, not even the simplest valve in my throat. I liked it very much. An amazing, underestimated by many process. Recommend,
- wrote the politician in his characteristic ironic manner.
The other day, the doctors of the Berlin clinic reported that they took Alexei Navalny out of an artificial coma and disconnected him from the ventilator. Yesterday, the media reported that the politician began to get up from the hospital bed on his own and started to recover.
Recall that on August 20, Alexei Navalny became ill on board the plane flying from Tomsk to Moscow. Then the pilots decided to make an emergency landing in Omsk, where he was immediately hospitalized. After some altercations with relatives and friends of Alexei, Omsk doctors still allowed them to transport the politician for treatment abroad. After the tests taken from Navalny, German doctors confirmed that he had been poisoned (Russian doctors diagnosed Navalny with a metabolic disorder), and the German government later said that the Russian politician had been poisoned with a poison similar to Novichok, which is included in the list of prohibited categories of chemical weapons ...
The Kremlin is not going to open a criminal case on the fact of the poisoning of Alexei Navalny.