H/t reader squodgy:
“As I recall under the USSR, the State owned all the nation’s assets.
Under Boris Yeltsin, all that changed and Foreign funded buy outs of these assets resulted in much ownership being transferred abroad, which annoyed Vlad.
Khodorkovsky is but one of many who benefitted from this asset stripping exercise, and I believe Vlad wants to reign in the ownership in order to bring back some nationalistic pride using the Russian State as against some slimy international/globalist Bankster led influence aka Soros, Buffet et al.
The Guardian is jew owned pro zionist mouthpiece , which will try to brainwash anyone to be sympathetic to the zionist cause.”
Reuters is owned by the Rothschilds …
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Former tycoon and high-profile Kremlin critic says searches of his Open Russia movement premises over alleged criminal investigation make Putin look ‘predictable’
Former imprisoned Russian tycoon Mikhail Khodorkovsky speaks to journalists in 2014. Photograph: David Azia/AP
Reuters in Moscow
Armed Russian police have raided the offices of a pro-democracy movement founded by outspoken Kremlin critic Mikhail Khodorkovsky , a move they said was part of a criminal investigation into the former tycoon and his associates.
Khodorkovsky, whom police accused this month of organising a contract killing in 1998, interpreted the latest pressure on him as payback for his criticism of Russia’s president, Vladimir Putin. Continue reading »