All Posts Tagged With: "Yelena Baturina"

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Bank of Moscow President Flees Russia

The president of the Bank of Moscow has fled Russia in order to avoid possible prosecution for aiding Yelena Baturina in embezzling $444 million to pay off her company’s debts.

Apr 5, 2011 | Continued
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Banned from Latvia, Luzhkov Tries for Austria, Britain

Former Moscow Mayor Yury Luzhkov is making progress in what look like his attempts to flee the country, despite his insistence that he has no intention to do so “if the motherland doesn’t disown me.”

Feb 1, 2011 | Continued
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Russia’s State-Run Media Descends Upon Luzhkov (video)

An unprecedented media attack by Russian federal television lambasted Moscow Mayor Yury Luzhkov over the weekend; though he plans to sue for defamation, Kremlin sources say his fate will be clear within the week.

Sep 13, 2010 | Continued