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Exiled Russian Tycoon Boris Berezovsky Found Dead

Published: March 23, 2013; 19:36 · (Vindobona)

Russian oligarch Boris Berezovsky has died, it was reported today. The exiled businessman, who last year lost a multibillion-pound High Court fight with Chelsea Football Club owner Roman Abramovich, was found dead at his home in Surrey.

Berezovsky claimed the Premier League football club owner Abramovich intimidated him into selling shares in Russian oil giant Sibneft.

The court ruled against Mr Berezovsky's £3bn claim.

Boris Berezovsky, aged 67, died at his home in Surrey, Russia's state-run news agency Ria Novosti reported, citing Mr Berezovsky's son-in-law Yegor Shuppe. Mr Shuppe reportedly…

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