How oligarch Dmitry Rybolovlev's aides plotted his wife's arrest in Cyprus

By and Michel Henry

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In 2014, Russian billionaire Dmitry Rybolovlev was locked in a fierce divorce battle with his wife Elena Rybolovleva, fought out in the Swiss courts where she launched the petition. His immense wealth, much of it placed in Cyprus-based trusts and today estimated by Forbes magazine at 6.8 billion dollars, was at stake, and the gloves were off that year as the deadline for a ruling on their divorce became imminent.