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Germany, US Note ‘Courage’ of Jailed Russia Critic Navalny

Alexei Navalny via video link during a hearing of an appeal against his nine-year prison sentence, in Moscow in May.

Alexei Navalny via video link during a hearing of an appeal against his nine-year prison sentence, in Moscow in May.

Photographer: Alexander Memenov/AFP/Getty Images

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Berlin (AP) -- On the second anniversary of the poisoning attack on Russian opposition figure Alexei Navalny, Germany and the United States hailed the determination of the Kremlin critic who is still imprisoned in Russia on charges those nations consider politically motivated.