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Sanctioned Oligarch’s Yacht Heads Home to Russia as Others Go Into Hiding

  • Some Russian-owned ships have stopped broadcasting locations
  • Mega yachts scatter far from reach of sanctioning governments
Bloomberg business news
U.S. Plans New Sanctions on Political Figures, OligarchsSource: Bloomberg

One of the world’s biggest super yachts, reportedly owned by sanctioned Russian billionaire Alexey Mordashov, is headed home to the port of Vladivostok. 

Other luxury vessels tied to oligarchs have abandoned popular Mediterranean hot spots, while many have simply disappeared in the wake of Western restrictions levied on some of Russia’s richest citizens.