Flowers and candles are placed near a portrait of Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny. (Photo via X.)

On February 16, Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny died in a remote Arctic prison. He was only 47. Political allies and leaders around the world believe he was murdered.

Raising his voice

Mr. Navalny was a lawyer and anti-corruption activist. He had loudly criticized Russian President Vladimir Putin since the parliamentary election of 2011.