Russian Oligarch Roman Abramovich Attracts New Scrutiny in Portugal, as Chelsea Sale Stalls

Gordon B. Johnson

A international exertion scrutinizing 1 of Russia’s richest adult males, Roman Abramovich, ricocheted outward, ensnaring a rabbi in Portugal, sowing confusion about the revenue procedure of the billionaire’s British soccer team and freezing some of his U.S.-held funds.

Mr. Abramovich was sanctioned Thursday by U.K. authorities, who allege he been given preferential treatment from Russian President Vladimir Putin. It was section of the most recent salvo of limits and sanctions targeting Russian banks, exports and people in the wake of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine.

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Saudi Arabia Puts 81 People to Death in its Largest Execution Ever

RIYAD—Saudi Arabia put to demise 81 men and women who experienced been convicted of crimes together with murders, rape, arms smuggling and back links to terrorist groups, in the biggest known mass execution in the history of the kingdom. Most of these executed on Saturday had been Saudis, according to […]