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Ukraine Seeks Russia Assets, Oil Fleet Seizure as Reparations

  • Zelenskiy adviser says talks under way with various countries
  • Efforts to seize assets could face legal hurdles, retaliation
Ukraine has suffered more than $1 trillion in physical damage since Russia’s invasion began in February.

Ukraine has suffered more than $1 trillion in physical damage since Russia’s invasion began in February.

Photographer: Genya Savilov/AFP/Getty Images

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Ukraine is pushing allied countries to seize and sell Russian assets including oil tankers, so that the proceeds can be used to pay for the rebuilding of destroyed cities and infrastructure.