Konstantin Lebedev, an activist of the Left Front, has confirmed that the video of the meeting of Russian oppositionists with the Georgian politician Givi Targamadze that formed part of Anatomy of Protest 2, an NTV documentary, is genuine. Lebedev’s lawyer Valery Lavrov has said that his client has recognised that the people in the video “indeed were at that time in that place” and “the conversation in the video did take place.” Continue reading
Detectives investigating the “unexplained” death of Boris Berezovsky, the Russian oligarch, are looking into an alleged plot to kill a second Russian tycoon living in exile in Britain.
Police say they are carrying out an “ongoing investigation” after being told of a conspiracy to murder Andrey Borodin, a billionaire banker. Continue reading