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Photo backs Boris Berezovsky claim he was Roman Abramovich mentor.

The case rested on a number of key meetings at the end of in which the two men and a third partner, Badri Patarkatsishvili, a Georgian businessman who died at his Surrey mansion three years ago from a heart attack, discussed transferring their assets to the West. A tale of two oligarchs. Monday 31 December The owner of Chelsea FC said he saw “a suspicious looking white sgatement on a table in the apartment of Nikolai Glushkov, a former deputy director—general of the Russian national airline Aeroflot.

Mr Abramovich denies making threats and will claim he was in Russia at the time of a supposed meeting at Mr Berezovsky’s home at Cap d’Antibes wihness the south of France, the day after Mr Glushkov’s arrest in Abramovich to turn on Berezovsky. I left quickly and never returned to his home again. She referred to his “lack of credibility as a witness”.

Rival oligarch left drugs scattered on table in his flat, claims Roman Abramovich Roman Abramovich claims he saw evidence of drug—taking by a fellow oligarch during a visit to his apartment in Moscow, according to court papers. More from the web. Accessibility links Skip to article Skip to navigation. Monday 31 December Mrs Justice Gloster said that because of the nature of the factual issues “the aabramovich was one where, in the ultimate analysis, the court had to decide whether to believe Mr Berezovsky or Mr Abramovich”.


Mr Glushkov’s arrest in Russia in December is a key element of the case brought against Mr Abramovich by his former business partner, Boris Abramovihc. The message was never produced. Accessibility links Skip to article Skip to navigation. Mr Berezovsky claims that at the meeting he realised how “ruthless” Mr Abramovich was and told him: The judge said she had concluded that “in the absence of corroboration, Mr Berezovsky’s evidence frequently could not be relied upon, where it differed from that of Mr Abramovich, or other witnesses”.

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Boris Berezovsky’s witness statement – full text

How Roman Abramovich made his fortune. Berezovsky v Abramovich judgment in full. Mr Abramovich claimed he went to Mr Glushkov’s apartment to “drop off an envelope”, but said: The High Court will hear allegations this week that Mr Abramovich used Mr Glushkov as a “hostage” to blackmail Mr Berezovsky into selling shares in a television station and oil firm at a knockdown price. Announcing that she found Mr Abramovich to be a truthful and reliable witness, the judge said she rejected the “serious allegations” that he was a thoroughly “dishonest and cynical witness” who deliberately called witnesses whom he knew would give “as they were intended to do, thoroughly untrue evidence designed only to mislead the court”.

Berezovsky said he did not understand why he had lost but understood British courts better, adding: The judge also ruled that Mr Abramovich did not make either express or implied threats to Mr Berezovsky with the intention of intimidating him to dispose of his alleged interests in Sibneft.


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She announced in a lengthy summary of her judgment: His drug and alcohol problems were something which had been mentioned to me.

Abramovich picture shows close tie with Berezovsky. How Boris Berezovsky lost a fortune.

In Law and Order. The Chelsea FC owner, one of the richest and most private men in the world, was accused of black-mailing Boris Berezovsky into selling his interests in the oil company and aluminium conglomerate they founded together at a knock-down price.

Roman Abramovich’s witness statement – full text

Mr Berezovsky has described Mr Glushkov, who lives in exile in Britain, as a “treasured friend and trusted business associate” and said in his witness statement: Mr Abramovich also says in the statement that his influence with Mr Putin is “exaggerated”. The television channel had run a number of stories criticising Mr Putin for the failure to rescue Russian sailors from the sunken nuclear submarine, the Kursk.

Berezovsky, Tevez and a message signed ‘Dr Evil’. She said that because “both the Sibneft and the RusAl wittness depended so very heavily on the oral evidence of Mr Berezovsky, the court needed to have a high degree of confidence in the quality of his evidence”.

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