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FBI searches Vekselberg assets

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FBI searches Vekselberg assets

In the United States, FBI investigators searched several properties belonging to Vladimir Voronchenko, a childhood friend of oligarch Viktor Vekselberg. They belong to Him. writes the “Handelzeitung”.


Among other places, Viktor Vekselberg, who lives in Zug, has been on the US sanctions list since 2018.

FBI investigators simultaneously searched properties in Manhattan, a luxury beach community in the Hamptons and a private island in Miami on Thursday linked to Victor Vekselberg, 65, the New York Times reported.

In April, a $120 million yacht owned by a close ally of Russian President Vladimir Putin, 69, was seized in Spain at the behest of the United States. At the time, the US Department of Justice said the boat could be seized for violating US bank fraud, money laundering and sanctions laws.