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1. Russia from Michael_Novakhov (114 sites): Russia | The Guardian: Bouvier affair: Swiss prosecutors to close legal dispute over art

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Case between dealer Yves Bouvier and oligarch Dmitry Rybolovlev has been ongoing since 2015

A long-running court case involving an art dealer who was accused of swindling $1bn from a Russian oligarch took a step closer to being resolved after Swiss prosecutors moved to close an action against him.

The dispute between the dealer, Yves Bouvier, and the oligarch, Dmitry Rybolovlev – known as the Bouvier Affair – has been ongoing since 2015, but this week the Geneva prosecutor’s office confirmed it was planning to end the criminal proceedings.

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