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Pressing Putin to stop attacking Ukraine, Italy confiscates Rp 8.2 trillion luxury ship belonging to Russian fertilizer boss

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TRIBUNNEWS.COM, MILAN – Putin’s act of attacking Ukraine has affected Russia’s wealthy businessman, Andrey Igorevich Melnichenko.

Well, Italian financial police confiscated the billionaire’s luxury superyacht.

This luxury superyacht in the port of Trieste is estimated to be worth $578 million or around Rp. 8.2 trillion.

This is part of the confiscation of the oligarchs’ wealth to pressure Russian President Vladimir Putin to stop the invasion of Ukraine.

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Cruise ship “Sy A” with a length of 143 meters identified by Italian police, belongs to

The billionaire makes a lot of money from the production of fertilizers and coal energy.

As reported by AP, Saturday (12/3/2022), the super-luxury yacht was confiscated on Friday (10/3/2022) night.

Video shows police in a car with flashing lights approaching the three-mast yacht and officers boarding it.

Italian authorities last week also seized a $156 million yacht and luxury villas belonging to a Russian billionaire in picturesque retreats in Sardinia, the Ligurian coast and Lake Como. (Serambi Indonesia/M Expert)

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