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Die Zeit: Navalny Survived Thanks To Omsk Doctors

Die Zeit: Navalny Survived Thanks To Omsk Doctors

Alexey Navalny, the founder of the anti-corruption Foundation, survived thanks to the quick reaction of the pilot of the plane he was flying when he became ill, and the actions of Omsk doctors, Die Zeit reports.

"The fact that he is still alive, they say in Berlin, is only due to a series of happy circumstances, such as the quick reaction of the pilot who made an emergency landing, and doctors in Omsk, who immediately injected Navalny with the antidote atropine," the report says.

Germany accused Russia of involvement in the poisoning of the Bulk, while in Omsk the doctors found in his body traces of poison. Earlier, the press Secretary of the President of Russia Dmitry Peskov said that the German Prosecutor's office has not yet responded to the request of the Russian side and did not provide the results of the examination of the founder of the FBK, based on which conclusions were made about his alleged poisoning.

On August 20, a plane carrying Navalny made an emergency landing at Omsk airport. The founder of FBK was taken to the city emergency hospital No. 1. the Politician fell into a coma, doctors connected him to a ventilator, and fought for his life for 44 hours. He was later taken to the Charite clinic in Berlin. Navalny is currently out of a coma and off the ventilator.

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