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Jailed Kremlin critic Navalny tests negative for coronavirus after reportedly having a temperature and cough – ABC News

Alexei Navalny’s test comes after he was moved to a sickbay with a high fever and bad cough, after three inmates in his ward had been admitted to hospital with…

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Jailed Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny has tested negative for the coronavirus, his lawyer Olga Mikhailova said, adding that he has taken a second test.
Key points:

  • The prison has previously said Mr Navalny’s health is satisfactory and that he has had all necessary medical care.
  • Prison authorities said he did not have his passport, which could prevent him from being admitted to hospital 
  • Mr Navalny said earlier he had a high temperature and bad cough 

Mr Navalny, 44, an opponent of President Vladimir…

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