27 August 2010, 21:25

Switzerland unfreezes Aeroflot assets

Switzerland unfreezes Aeroflot assets

Switzerland has decided to unfreeze $52 million assets of Russia's Aeroflot airline, the country's Federal Justice Office reported on Friday. The money has already been transferred to Aeroflot's Zurich account. The funds were frozen during Russian probe into a fraud scandal.

Switzerland has decided to unfreeze $52 million assets of Russia's Aeroflot airline, the country's Federal Justice Office reported on Friday.

The money has already been transferred to Aeroflot's Zurich account.

The funds were frozen during Russian probe into a fraud scandal.

The money was said to have been embezzled by companies controlled by Russian oligarch Boris Berezovsky.

Now he is hiding in London.

A Moscow court found him guilty in 2007.

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