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Mikhail Khodorkovsky: ‘I am not the last political prisoner’ – The Independent

The Independent Mikhail Khodorkovsky: 'I am not the last political prisoner'The IndependentIt was a scene reminiscent of the Cold War. Thirty six hours after his release from a Russian penal colony near the Arctic Circle, where he had been serving … Continue reading

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Khodorkovsky on Putin: ‘They were humane about my family’ – BBC News

BBC News Khodorkovsky on Putin: 'They were humane about my family'BBC NewsMikhail Khodorkovsky has reacted philosophically when asked about his personal feelings towards Russian President Vladimir Putin. The former oil tycoon was released from prison on Friday after serving 10 … Continue reading

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Khodorkovsky will not return to Russia

Former tycoon, freed after more than a decade in captivity, says he has no plans to enter Russian politics or to recover confiscated Yukos assets Asia homepage

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Mikhail Khodorkovsky pledges: ‘I’ll return to Russia but won’t fight Putin’ – Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.uk Mikhail Khodorkovsky pledges: 'I'll return to Russia but won't fight Putin'Telegraph.co.ukMikhail Khodorkovsky insisted on Sunday that he would return to Russia, but ruled out entering politics to challenge the regime of President Vladimir Putin. Speaking in the German city … Continue reading

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Mikhail Khodorkovsky vows to continue ‘civic activities’ – Financial Times

RT Mikhail Khodorkovsky vows to continue 'civic activities'Financial TimesMikhail Khodorkovsky, formerly Russia's most famous prisoner, said in his first public appearance on Sunday that he would not return to Russia because of outstanding legal cases against him, and did not … Continue reading

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Khodorkovsky reunited with family in Berlin

Pardon viewed as move to appease international opinion amid escalating diplomatic boycotts over the country’s human rights record Asia homepage

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Freed Russian tycoon Khodorkovsky reunited with son – BBC News

BBC News Freed Russian tycoon Khodorkovsky reunited with sonBBC NewsRussian former oil tycoon Mikhail Khodorkovsky has been reunited with his son after being freed from jail. A spokesman for Khodorkovsky confirmed the reunion as he spent his first night of … Continue reading

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UPDATE 8-Putin critic Khodorkovsky in Germany after pardon – Reuters

AFP UPDATE 8-Putin critic Khodorkovsky in Germany after pardonReuters… slideshows. * Putin signs decree pardoning Khodorkovsky. * Jailed tycoon arrives in Berlin a free man. * Investors welcome decision, impact limited. By Lidia Kelly and Michelle Martin. MOSCOW/BERLIN, Dec 20 … Continue reading

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Russia Frees Mikhail Khodorkovsky – Wall Street Journal

NDTV Russia Frees Mikhail KhodorkovskyWall Street JournalFormer oil tycoon Mikhail Khodorkovsky, left, shakes hands with Hans-Dietrich Genscher, the former German Foreign Minister whom Mr. Khodorkovsky thanked for his "personal involvement." Agence France-Presse/Getty Images. Russian oil tycoon Mikhail …Former Russian tycoon releasedABC … Continue reading

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Behind Putin’s Surprise Release of Khodorkovsky: Sochi and Self-Confidence? – Voice of America

Voice of America Behind Putin's Surprise Release of Khodorkovsky: Sochi and Self-Confidence?Voice of AmericaMOSCOW — Two weeks ago, Russian prosecutors told reporters they were preparing a third case against Mikhail Khodorkovsky, the Russian oil tycoon who had already spent a … Continue reading

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