Russia issues arrest warrant for Putin foe Khodorkovsky

Dec 24, 2015

Russia issues arrest warrant for Putin foe Khodorkovsky

Russia said on Wednesday it had issued an international arrest warrant for top opposition leader Mikhail Khodorkovsky, as Moscow ramped up the pressure on a leading critic of President Vladimir Putin. The announcement from the Investigative Committee, a top law enforcement body that reports ...

Dec 20, 2013

Putin signs decree to pardon oil tycoon rival Khodorkovsky

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday signed a decree pardoning jailed tycoon Mikhail Khodorkovsky, the man who has been described as his archrival. Khodorkovsky has spent the past 10 years in prison on charges of tax evasion and embezzlement. His arrest in 2003 and ...