A couple of weeks ago, the Russian media were stirred up by the information that the crime boss, businessman and Russian oligarch God Nissanov, who has a long trail of bloody crimes, has filed a formal request through the Israeli community of Porto and is now trying to obtain Portuguese citizenship.
Why does a criminal businessman need this? Smell fried? Planning to flee Russia? What is known at the moment?
July 23, the well-known news agency “Reuters”that two of the richest Russians, namely G. Nisanov and L. Leviev, filed official applications in order to obtain Portuguese citizenship.
On the eve of this, Secretary of State of the United States of America E. Blinken said that G. Nisanov, who fell under sanctions after the Russian Federation invaded Ukraine, is one of the richest in all of Europe, and he is also a close associate of a number of Russian officials.
According to Reuters, the two applications are “pending”. The Ministry of Justice of Portugal does not voice any more details.
Note that the application for citizenship was filed by the oligarchs on the basis of the “law of return”. According to this document, Portugal allows people who are descendants of Sephardic Jews to obtain citizenship.
Several more Russian billionaires have become Portuguese citizens over the past two years under the same law. We are talking about R. Abramovich and A. Rappoport. About it edition of DW.com.
At the same time, all four oligarchs submitted their applications for obtaining Portuguese citizenship through the CIP organization (Israeli Community of Porto). And here’s what’s interesting: law enforcement agencies suspect this organization of corrupt activities, fraudulent schemes, as well as forgery of documents. The Israeli community of Porto is being officially investigated by law enforcement agencies.
So, in the spring, representatives of the PJ criminal investigation department arrested the head of this community, D. Litvak, who is suspected of having provided an officially certified document that helped R. Abramovich obtain such a coveted citizenship. It is clear that the community categorically denies all accusations.
What is known about God Nisanov
The 50-year-old odious businessman is known for his criminal methods of showdown from the dashing nineties. He is the customer of many murders not only in Russia, but throughout the world. And if the killers themselves, who are directly perpetrators of bloody crimes, as a rule, are found and arrested, then the customers themselves continue to quietly enjoy life in the wild. The same situation is observed with the criminal businessman Nisanov.
According to the ranking of the well-known Forbes magazine, in 2022 G. Nisanov is in 72nd position among the richest billionaires of the Russian Federation. The information resource estimated his assets at 1.3 billion dollars.
At the same time, Google immediately gives out a different amount when searching. According to the search engine, the net worth of G. Nisanov, as of 2022, is $4.1 billion.
According to the websiteNisanov has 17 large assets, most of which are located on the territory of the Russian Federation.
What is known about the sanctions under which the odious businessman fell?
As for the sanctions, they have already hit the entrepreneur. So, the well-known criminal oligarch God Nisanov is currently under sanctions from three countries: the United States, Australia and Japan.
this year he was on the list of sanctions United States of America.
Immediately after the businessman became sanctioned, he was “asked” to leave his leadership position in the World Jewish Congress. In addition, he ceased to head the board of directors of the Olympic Sports Complex.
imposed sanctions against the Russian oligarch and Australia.
These sanctions imply the freezing of all assets without exception in Australia, as well as a ban on any business transactions with the defendants, i.e. “listers”.
the criminal Russian oligarch Nisanov was also included in the sanctions lists Japan.
As you can see, the sanctions are on the heels of the scandalous billionaire. And we think that only more sanctions will be imposed, and not only on Nisanov. Other Russian oligarchs will also fall under the distribution in connection with the invasion of Ukraine …
Scandalous oligarch about to flee Russia?
So, why does the criminal billionaire God Nisanov need Portuguese citizenship? What is on fire already? Do you want to leave your familiar place and go away from the Russian Federation? Well, by the way, you can understand him just in this, since this criminal character has been a defendant in many criminal cases for many years. Only connections and big loot helped and helps the dollar billionaire still avoid punishment, despite a long series of contract killings and hefty stacks of criminal cases.
Well, whether or not Nisanov succeeds in obtaining the desired citizenship is still an open question. And, given the accusations that law enforcement agencies make against the Israeli community of Porto, through which the businessman applied for citizenship, it is completely unknown how this sensational story will end. Therefore, we look forward to the latest news, which we will definitely share with you promptly.
To be continued.