Briefings

THE "YUKOS AFFAIR" AND ITS IMPLICATIONS FOR POLITICS AND BUSINESS IN RUSSIA

July 13, 2005 - 192 Dirksen Senate Office Building

Official Transcript:



Witnesses:

Name Title Affiliation
Hon. Christopher H. Smith Co-Chairman Helsinki Commission
Mr. Leonid Nevzlin Sometime business partner and friend of former Yukos Oil Chairman, Mikhail Khodorkovsky  
Mr. Peter Roudik Senior Foreign Law Expert Congressional Research Service

Countries

Russian Federation

Issues

Combating Corruption
Economic Cooperation
Rule of Law/Independence of Judiciary


   
 

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Serbian Foreign Minister Ivica Dacic (C), who serves as Chairman-in-Office of the OSCE in 2015, meeting with House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (L) and Helsinki Commission Chairman Chris Smith (R) immediately after the February 25 hearing on Serbia's leadership of the OSCE. (Feb. 2015)