How do the wealthiest citizens of post-Soviet countries keep their money safe? For some, it’s simple: just buy a palatial home in London.
To show the public how it’s done, anti-corruption campaigners took journalists on a “Kleptocracy Tour” of London, showing them residences owned by foreign oligarchs.
One of the properties featured on the tour belongs to Dmytro Firtash. We wrote about his fight against extradition from Austria to the United States here.
This post and the video are courtesy of Marek Hajduk and the Ukrainian Service of Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty.
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