Russia Requests Berezovsky Extradition from England

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Wednesday, January 1, 2003
Author: 
Bruce Zagaris
Volume: 
19
Issue: 
1
15
Abstract: 
On November 6, 2002, the media reported that Russia has requested England to arrest and extradite Boris A. Berezovsky, the prominent Russian businessman and former media mogul, on charges that he and two others embezzled $ 13 million in 1994 former Logovaz, a car dealership Mr. Berezovsky controls. Russia has previously tried to extradite Berezovsky, but until now their prior requests were not successful.