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by afew (afew(a in a circle)eurotrib_dot_com) on Tue Feb 25th, 2014 at 02:34:44 PM EST
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Behind the scenes, football tycoon pulls strings in Ukraine crisis - Yahoo Sports

According to the influential news site Ukrainska Pravda, visiting US Assistant Secretary of State Victoria Nuland warned Akhmetov at a secret meeting when she visited Kiev in December that he and other wealthy backers of the Regions Party could face EU and US sanctions if the police used force against the protesters.

For a businessman with an international reputation and properties outside of Ukraine, including a luxury town house in London, this was clearly an unwelcome prospect.



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by A swedish kind of death on Tue Feb 25th, 2014 at 03:21:20 PM EST
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