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In Paris, Pugachev seeks USD 12 billion from Russian state

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The International Chamber of Commerce is holding an arbitration hearing over Russian magnate Sergei Pugachev's claims for USD 12 billion from Russia, part of a long-running battle with President Vladimir Putin's

accuses Pugachev of embezzlement, while Pugachev alleges the Russian state unlawfully took over his shipyards and other assets. Pugachev had a big business empire in the 1990s.



Pugachev's representatives say at Monday's hearing in Paris, he's seeking to freeze Russian assets abroad or other punitive measures.

The Russian state Deposit Agency says Pugachev ran his into the ground in a scam to get money from the Authorities have frozen Pugachev's assets in and in that case and he was sentenced in for contempt of Russian prosecutors want Pugachev extradited from France.

(Only the headline and picture of this report may have been reworked by the Business Standard staff; the rest of the content is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

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In Paris, Pugachev seeks USD 12 billion from Russian state

The International Chamber of Commerce is holding an arbitration hearing over Russian magnate Sergei Pugachev's claims for USD 12 billion from Russia, part of a long-running battle with President Vladimir Putin's government. Russia accuses Pugachev of embezzlement, while Pugachev alleges the Russian state unlawfully took over his shipyards and other assets. Pugachev had a big business empire in the 1990s. Pugachev's representatives say at Monday's hearing in Paris, he's seeking to freeze Russian government assets abroad or other punitive measures. The Russian state Deposit Insurance Agency says Pugachev ran his bank into the ground in a scam to get money from the government. Authorities have frozen Pugachev's assets in Britain and Switzerland in that case and he was sentenced in Britain for contempt of court. Russian prosecutors want Pugachev extradited from France. The International Chamber of Commerce is holding an arbitration hearing over Russian magnate Sergei Pugachev's claims for USD 12 billion from Russia, part of a long-running battle with President Vladimir Putin's

accuses Pugachev of embezzlement, while Pugachev alleges the Russian state unlawfully took over his shipyards and other assets. Pugachev had a big business empire in the 1990s.

Pugachev's representatives say at Monday's hearing in Paris, he's seeking to freeze Russian assets abroad or other punitive measures.

The Russian state Deposit Agency says Pugachev ran his into the ground in a scam to get money from the Authorities have frozen Pugachev's assets in and in that case and he was sentenced in for contempt of Russian prosecutors want Pugachev extradited from France.

(Only the headline and picture of this report may have been reworked by the Business Standard staff; the rest of the content is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

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In Paris, Pugachev seeks USD 12 billion from Russian state

The International Chamber of Commerce is holding an arbitration hearing over Russian magnate Sergei Pugachev's claims for USD 12 billion from Russia, part of a long-running battle with President Vladimir Putin's

accuses Pugachev of embezzlement, while Pugachev alleges the Russian state unlawfully took over his shipyards and other assets. Pugachev had a big business empire in the 1990s.

Pugachev's representatives say at Monday's hearing in Paris, he's seeking to freeze Russian assets abroad or other punitive measures.

The Russian state Deposit Agency says Pugachev ran his into the ground in a scam to get money from the Authorities have frozen Pugachev's assets in and in that case and he was sentenced in for contempt of Russian prosecutors want Pugachev extradited from France.

(Only the headline and picture of this report may have been reworked by the Business Standard staff; the rest of the content is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

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