AM News: Rosneft Threatens Novaya Gazeta with Lawsuit; Blogger Nossik in Court for ‘Extremism’

August 3, 2016
The Princess Olga, a luxury yacht owned by Olga Sechina, wife of Igor Sechin, head of Rosneft. Photo by Novaya Gazeta

LIVE UPDATES: Rosneft threatens Novaya Gazeta with a lawsuit over its expose of the luxury yacht owned by the wife of Rosneft head Igor Sechin. Blogger Anton Nossik is in court for “extremism.”

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