President Joe Biden’s national security adviser Jake Sullivan talked about on CNN’s “Sing of the Union” on Sunday that the U.S. authorities has instructed Russia “there’ll be consequences” if Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny dies in jail.
“Now we maintain communicated to the Russian authorities that what occurs to Mr. Navalny of their custody is their responsibility and they’re going to be held in price by the enviornment crew,” Sullivan instructed CNN.
“By method of the explicit measures that we may per chance well undertake, we’re having a scrutinize at a ramification of various prices that we may per chance well impose and I’m not going to telegraph that publicly at this point, but we maintain communicated that there’ll be consequences if Mr. Navalny dies,” he added.
Reuters reported earlier that Navalny is going through an increasing possibility of kidney failure and his vision is deteriorating after more than two weeks on hunger strike. read more
Navalny, 44, a infamous opponent of Russian President Vladimir Putin, started refusing food on March 31 to lisp a lack of trustworthy clinical medication for his leg and abet be troubled.
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