White House calls on Russia for ‘immediate and unconditional’ release of opposition leader Navalny

White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki reiterated on Monday the call for Russian authorities to deliver the “immediate and unconditional” release of opposition leader Alexei Navalny, who is a vocal critic of President Vladimir Putin, and all detainees amid protests in Russian cities. She urged Russia to cooperate with the international investigation in the poisoning of Navalny.