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Why do Russian Oligarchs like donating to the Tories and Brexit Party?

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by SirGalahad, 23 Sep 2020.

  1. SirGalahad

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    https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-54226107

    If anyone is keeping up with the data leak from the Fincen files.

    Now on Panorama report on how the Brexit Party took £10 million from a donor - Christopher Harborne. Now Harborne has a second and secret identity which have appeared in the FInCEn files.

    https://www.theguardian.com/politic...s-husband-given-8m-by-kremlin-linked-oligarch

    A Russian oligarch with close ties to the Kremlin has secretly funded the husband of Lubov Chernukhin, a Russian-born donor to the Conservative party, according to the

    Leaked files show that Chernukhin’s husband Vladimir – a former deputy economics minister in Vladimir Putin’s government – received $8m (£6.1m). The money came from Suleiman Kerimov, a Russian billionaire sanctioned in 2018 by the US Treasury.
     
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  3. noseall

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    The Ruskies enjoy sowing discord in the West. It plays to their advantage. Thats why they had Trump voted in. You should have seen the big grin on Putin's face when he learned Bozza was about to break international law.
     
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    Christ, your so Russicst :eek:
     
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    Realist.
    Does the truth bother you?
     
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    I wonder when/if brexiteers will finally realise that they were bought, and that their ignorance comes at a cost?
     
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    If it does, we'll be sharing the cost with you, providing you’re still in the country of course. ;)
     
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    Bought :confused:

    Well I missed out on any pay out :(
    In it fair money gets slung around and I get nowt :(
     
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    Blimey the ruskies enjoy sowing discord in the West :eek:

    Jeez us how have u come to. That conclusion noseall :confused:

    Have u thought about applying for a job with Mi6 :idea:
     
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    Correct.
     
  13. Notch7

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    There's no "if" about it it.

    It's a given

    Prices will go up next year.
     
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    No doubt about it, Captain Obvious. Prices go up every year. It’s called I n f l a t i o n.
     
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