Alexei Navalny appeared for the first time after the poisoning

The message of the Russian oppositionist was published on Twitter by his press secretary Kira Yarmysh. Navalny said that he had been breathing unaided all day.

Famous Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny made his first appearance on social networks after severe poisoning, as a result of which he was in a coma for a long time. In a message posted on Twitter by Navalny's press secretary, Kira Yarmysh, the politician says that he is recovering and has been breathing unaided all day.

Alexei Navalny felt bad on board the plane on the way from Tomsk to Moscow on August 20. The liner urgently landed in Omsk, where Navalny was hospitalized. On August 22, at the request of his relatives, he was taken to the Charité clinic in Berlin for treatment. The politician was in an artificial coma for 19 days.