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Biker Gang The Night Wolves, aka Putin’s Angels, Is Hit by Sanctions
Biker Gang The Night Wolves, aka Putin’s Angels, Is Hit by Sanctions

25 Jul 2022, 08:41 UTC / The EU singles out the motorcycle club, founder Alexander “The Surgeon” Zaldostanov and three others, in a bid to stop them from spreading propaganda

 
U.S. Goes After Superyachts, Luxury Yacht Management Company, and God Himself
U.S. Goes After Superyachts, Luxury Yacht Management Company, and God Himself

4 Jun 2022, 04:31 UTC / In a bid to “degrade the key networks used by Russia’s elites,” the U.S. Department of Treasury expands sanctions list to include vessels, companies, aircraft

 
Entire Crew of Arrested $700 Million Scheherazade Megayacht Were Not Trained Professionals
Entire Crew of Arrested $700 Million Scheherazade Megayacht Were Not Trained Professionals

25 May 2022, 04:03 UTC / Insider reveals that the Russian crew would come onboard all at once without a proper handover, using video tutorials for the most basic running and maintenance

 
Moscow's Mayor Wants to Revive an Awful Old Soviet Automaker, Why?
Moscow's Mayor Wants to Revive an Awful Old Soviet Automaker, Why?

18 May 2022, 22:39 UTC / An auto brand whose name roughly translates to " a proud native of Moscow" or "Moscovite" coming back from the dead sounds like a dream for any Moscow Mayor

 
Italy Freezes Vladimir Putin's Alleged Megayacht, 459-Foot Scheherazade Is Worth $700M
Italy Freezes Vladimir Putin's Alleged Megayacht, 459-Foot Scheherazade Is Worth $700M

6 May 2022, 22:59 UTC / The 12th largest yacht in the world, the $700 million Scheherazade has been issued a freeze decree by the Italian authorities

 
$700 Million Scheherazade Megayacht Has Refueled and Is Getting Ready to Flee Sanctions
$700 Million Scheherazade Megayacht Has Refueled and Is Getting Ready to Flee Sanctions

6 May 2022, 04:18 UTC / Scheherazade has been docked and temporarily restrained in Italy over supposed ties to Putin, but signs point that it’s getting ready to get away

 
Obsession With Safety Inside the Limousine Built by Vladimir Putin's Russia
Obsession With Safety Inside the Limousine Built by Vladimir Putin's Russia

3 May 2022, 15:42 UTC / Aurus Senat BP5 Special Edition is the Russian limousine made to protect the driver and passengers in the most dangerous situations.

 
This Is How Vladimir Putin Travels Around Moscow – In a $1.3 Million Armored Limousine
This Is How Vladimir Putin Travels Around Moscow – In a $1.3 Million Armored Limousine

29 Mar 2022, 10:02 UTC / Vladimir Putin turned patriotic and ditched the Mercedes-Benz S 600 Pullman back in 2018. He is now travelling in an Aurus Senat armored limousine

 
On Board the Mysterious $700 Million Scheherazade, Where Every Screw Is Gold-Plated
On Board the Mysterious $700 Million Scheherazade, Where Every Screw Is Gold-Plated

26 Mar 2022, 01:30 UTC / Launched in 2019 and delivered to the owner in 2020, this Lurssen build is among the biggest and most expensive custom superyachts in the world

 
Mysterious $700 Million Megayacht Scheherazade Is Putin’s, Alexei Navalny’s Team Argues
Mysterious $700 Million Megayacht Scheherazade Is Putin’s, Alexei Navalny’s Team Argues

22 Mar 2022, 08:35 UTC / Scheherazade is currently docked in Carrara, Italy, as authorities look into its ownership. New investigation by the opposition says the vessel is Putin’s

 
Igor Sechin’s $600 Million Megayacht Crescent Seized in Spain
Igor Sechin’s $600 Million Megayacht Crescent Seized in Spain

17 Mar 2022, 07:33 UTC / Catalan authorities have confirmed the fact that the megayacht has been impounded, but are yet to confirm the identity of the owner

 
Elon Musk Now Goes by Elona, Is Very Serious About Fighting Putin
Elon Musk Now Goes by Elona, Is Very Serious About Fighting Putin

16 Mar 2022, 13:50 UTC / The Tesla CEO stands by the strange tweet that challenged Russian President Putin to hand-to-hand combat, with the winner getting Ukraine as prize

 
Russia Seizes $10 Billion Worth of Foreign Planes Under New Putin Law
Russia Seizes $10 Billion Worth of Foreign Planes Under New Putin Law

15 Mar 2022, 03:41 UTC / Lessors from European countries had until March 28 to repossess the aircraft it had in Russia, are now unable to do so. 500 planes are stranded in Russia

 
Elon Musk's Twitter Account Probably Hacked, Challenges Putin to Single Combat
Elon Musk's Twitter Account Probably Hacked, Challenges Putin to Single Combat

14 Mar 2022, 16:35 UTC / Elon Musk wants Putin to fight him, one on one, with Ukraine at stake. At least that's what a bizarre Twitter post claims

 
Italy Authorities Investigating 459-ft Superyacht that Might Belong to Putin
Italy Authorities Investigating 459-ft Superyacht that Might Belong to Putin

9 Mar 2022, 10:15 UTC / The international hunt for Russian oligarchs’ properties is still going strong and Italian authorities discovered a superyacht that might belong to Putin

 
Student Who Tracked Elon Musk’s Private Jet Is Now Tracking Putin and Russian Oligarchs
Student Who Tracked Elon Musk’s Private Jet Is Now Tracking Putin and Russian Oligarchs

1 Mar 2022, 08:14 UTC / By popular demand, Jack Sweeney is now offering tracking of Russian millionaire’s private jets and helicopters, but it’s for fun only

 
Putin’s Graceful Superyacht Is Renamed, “Crashes” on Snake Island in Anonymous Hack
Putin’s Graceful Superyacht Is Renamed, “Crashes” on Snake Island in Anonymous Hack

1 Mar 2022, 05:14 UTC / An offshoot of Anonymous manipulated maritime data to rename one of Putin’s three superyachts and make it look as if it ran aground on Snake Island

 
Putin’s $100 Million Superyacht Graceful “Flees” Germany Unfinished to Avoid Impounding
Putin’s $100 Million Superyacht Graceful “Flees” Germany Unfinished to Avoid Impounding

10 Feb 2022, 08:23 UTC / Launched in 2014, Graceful was at the Blohm and Voss shipyard undergoing refits and modifications. It left before they were completed and is now in Kaliningrad

 
Spyker Will Get Back at Making Cars Thanks to New Russian Investors
Spyker Will Get Back at Making Cars Thanks to New Russian Investors

1 Jan 2022, 10:57 UTC / Michail Pessis and Boris Rotenberg will allow Victor Muller to produce Spyker cars again with components made in Russia.

 
Poor Putin Had to Moonlight as Taxi Driver to Make Ends Meet
Poor Putin Had to Moonlight as Taxi Driver to Make Ends Meet

15 Dec 2021, 12:24 UTC / New documentary shows Russia’s President lament the fall of the USSR and how he was forced to drive his private car as a taxi because he was struggling