Amidst rising tensions related to Alexey Navalny’s death Russian Embassy stated the interference of UK Foreign office in Russia’s affairs is not acceptable

The tensions between Russia and the United Kingdom have increased following a meeting between the Russian Embassy’s Minister Counselor and the UK Foreign Office concerning the death of Russian opposition figure Alexey Navalny.

The tensions between Russia and the United Kingdom have accelerated following a meeting between the Russian Embassy’s Minister Counselor and the UK Foreign Office concerning the death of Russian opposition figure Alexey Navalny. As per the statements released by the Russian diplomatic mission to TASS, the UK side presented what they termed as biased and unrealistic assessments of the situation surrounding Alexey Navalny’s death.

The Minister Counselor of the Russian Embassy in London was summoned to the UK Foreign Office on Friday to discuss the matter. During the meeting, the UK representatives allegedly attempted to attribute blame to the Russian authorities without sufficient justification and made assertions that were characterized as biased and unrealistic by the Russian side.

The Russian diplomatic mission, in a statement to TASS, condemned what they described as the interference of the UK in the internal affairs of Russia. They underscored the “categorical unacceptability” of such interference and restated the sovereignty of Russia in handling internal matters.

Moreover, Russian diplomats criticized the UK political establishment for pursuing aggressive geopolitical objectives, suggesting that they are involved in spreading biased anti-Russian insinuations. The statement hinted at a perceived agenda by certain factions within the UK to vilify Russia, even before all the facts surrounding the death of Alexey Navalny have been officially established.

The death of Alexey Navalny has been a subject of international concern and scrutiny. Alexey Navalny was sentenced to prison for violating parole conditions related to an earlier conviction, a move that ignited widespread condemnation from Western countries and calls for his release.

The circumstances neighboring the death of Alexey Navalny remain a contentious issue between Russia and Western nations, with current international pressure for a thorough investigation into the matter. The recent developments in the diplomatic exchange between Russia and the UK emphasize the deepening rift between the two nations, with accusations of interference and geopolitical maneuvering adding further strain to their already tense relationship.