Confirmation of proceedings at Russian Prosecutor’s office against Makhmudov and Deripaska

General Prosecutor’s Office of Russia 18.11.2014 № 34/3-334-12 On your request, I inform you that, on April 10, 2007, the Central Investigative Court No. 4 of the National Audience of the Kingdom of Spain initiated a criminal case (№101 / 2007-D) regarding Makhmudov I.K., Deripaska O.V., and other persons under Art. 515 (creation of a … Continue reading “Confirmation of proceedings at Russian Prosecutor’s office against Makhmudov and Deripaska”

TransWorld Group’s owners

Nominal founders (1996) of TransWorld Group, associated with the Chernoy brothers, which cooperated with the Solntsevskaya gang and later ended up with the Izmaylovskaya gang. TransWorld Group was an association of commodities traders controlling stakes in most of Russia’s aluminum smelters. In early 2000, TransWorld Group sold most of its aluminium holdings to Roman Abramovich, … Continue reading “TransWorld Group’s owners”

Izmaylovska sentence, Germany

Sentence issued in 2010 in Stuttgart, Germany, against Alexander Afanasiev and others — found guilty of money laundering and illicit association with the Izmaylovskaya criminal group. By way of background, the activity of Oleg Deripaska and Iskander Makhmudov is described by witnesses (found trustworthy by the court). The witness, Dzhalol Khaidarov, states that they were … Continue reading “Izmaylovska sentence, Germany”

Strabag answers to Human Rights Watch about unpaid migrants in Sochi

The response of the Strabag company’s representative to Human Rights Watch’s approach in relation to a migrant workers’ complaint. During the Sochi Olympics, Strabag, an Austrian company co-owned since 2007 by Russian oligarch, Oleg Deripaska (http://www.strabag.com/databases/internet/_public/content.nsf/web/BE7782B9E4975D46C1257A0D00408636), used subcontractor Rai, which did not pay its migrant workers. Possibly in order to free up funds to pay … Continue reading “Strabag answers to Human Rights Watch about unpaid migrants in Sochi”

Izmaylovo gang, complaint to the US District court – RICO law

IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE DISTRICT OF DELAWARE DAVIS INTERNATIONAL, LLC, HOLDEX, LLC,: FOSTON MANAGEMENT, LTD, and : OMNI TRUSTHOUSE, LTD, – Plaintiffs, : : v. : NEW START GROUP CORP., VENITOM CORP., : PAN-AMERICAN CORP., MDM BANK, : URAL-GORNO METALURAGICAL [sic, for METALLURGICAL] COMPANY, : EVRAZ HOLDING, MIKHAIL CHERNOI, : OLEG … Continue reading “Izmaylovo gang, complaint to the US District court – RICO law”