Journalist and TV presenter Ksenia Sobchak He fled from Russia and sought refuge in him Lithuania, a country he arrived in via Belarus after a search of his home in an alleged extortion case involving his commercial manager Kirill Suganov. The head of Lithuania’s National Security Administration, Dariusz Junikis, confirmed on Thursday that it is in the country.
Sobchak’s house, the daughter of the former mayor of Saint Petersburg, Anatoly Sobchak, and the alleged The great daughter of Vladimir PutinIt was raided on Wednesday. And although there is no procedural order against her, the young woman is wanted by the Russian authorities, according to the TASS news agency.
Sukhanov was arrested on Tuesday and taken to the Main Directorate of the Interior Ministry in Moscow after proceedings were opened against him because of a Alleged extortion 11 million rubles Sergey Chemezov, CEO of Rostec and very close to Russian President Vladimir Putin.
According to investigators, Sukhanov demanded this amount in exchange for the deletion of a negative post on the Telegram channel run by the former editor-in-chief of Tatler magazine, Aryan Romanovsky, who, according to unofficial data, is also accused in the case.
“Obviously this is a raid on my editorial office, The last free office in Russia, which had to be suppressed. I hope that is not the case and that the whole thing is really a misunderstanding,” the journalist previously said on her Telegram channel.
On September 12, Russian police scoured one of Sobchak’s Telegram channels for “LGBT Propaganda” after she gave an interview to Russian tennis player Daria Kasatkina, who this summer revealed she is a lesbian.