Pictures have emerged showing Putin’s alleged goddaughter, Ksenia Sobchak, 40, fleeing Russia to Belarus and then crossing the border into Lithuania. A Russian TV star has avoided arrest in his home country after his mansion was raided by Russian authorities.
Ksenia Sobchak left Russia. These views show the Belarusian-Lithuanian border. Meanwhile his staff in Moscow were arrested. pic.twitter.com/HBlmBxi6O1
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Ksenia, who has been critical of Russian aggression in Ukraine, was ‘caught’ by video surveillance cameras crossing the border in Vitsy, 170 km from the Belarusian capital Minsk.
This information was confirmed by the Russian news agency Ria-Novosti. In the pictures, Ksenia Sobchak appears with a man who will be her bodyguard, covering her face with a hat and hands, after being warned that cameras might film her.
Lithuania confirmed that the Russian presenter entered the country using an Israeli passport.
On Tuesday, Ksenia commented on the searches carried out on allegations that the director of the channel where the presenter works, Kirill Sukhanov, may have committed extortion crimes. “These are baseless allegations. “All this is in an effort to silence the independent media,” the Russian charged.
The socialite-turned-hostess, known as the ‘Paris Hilton of Moscow’ and had a short political career, will be arrested, according to the Daily Mail. The Russian is said to have bought plane tickets to Dubai to confuse authorities, before heading to Belarus and crossing the border into Lithuania on foot.
Ksenia Sobchak has known Putin since he was born: her father, Anatoly Sobchak, was Putin’s law professor and mentor to the current Russian president, and appointed her one of his right-hand men in the St. Petersburg city council. , from which the President was. This is Putin’s first political post.
Ksenia’s mother, Lyudmila Narusova, is now an opponent of Putin and a critical voice of the war in Ukraine.
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