We retrace Alexei Navalny’s steps in Siberia during the last moments of his ‘previous’ life, in the city of Tomsk where he was poisoned. A few hours later, he would feel what he described as ‘the kiss of death’. ‘It was terrifying. I started to feel that I couldn’t breathe anymore,’ recounts Vladimir Kara-Murza, another opposition figure who was poisoned. Who poisoned Alexei Navalny? Agnes Callamard, the former UN rapporteur on the poisoning, has little doubt…
With interviews of Vladimir Kara-Murza, opposition member twice poisoned; Agnes Callamard, Amnesty International Secretary General and former UN rapporteur on the poisoning; Ksenya Fadeeva, local official who saw Navalny the day before he was poisoned; Sergei Lavrov (archives), foreign minister; Aric Toler, member of the Bellingcat investigation team; Theresa May (archives); Vladimir Putin (archives); Alexei Navalny (archives)
Authors: Jonathan Brown and Andrea Palasciano in Moscow, Antoine Boyer and Sarah-Lou Lepers in Paris. Hosts: Jonathan Brown and Andrea Palasciano. Editing : Antoine Boyer and Sarah-Lou Lepers. Translations: Vassily Koloskov. Music: Clemence Reliat and Nicolas Vair. Illustration: David Lory. Mixing: Christophe Robert. Communication: Amir Ajkic, Boris Bachorz, Coline Sallois. Marketing: Eleonora Gallerani, Laurent Nicolas. Editors in Chief : Michaela Cancela-Kieffer, Michael Mainville, Antoine Lambroschini.