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A $200m superyacht seized from Putin's apparent choice for a Ukrainian puppet leader is being sold at auction, with Ukraine keeping the proceeds

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Viktor Medvedchuk's wife, Oksana Marchenko, holds a press conference after the oligarch was arrested. Contributor/Getty Images
The yacht of pro-Kremlin Ukrainian politician Viktor Medvedchuk is being sold by Ukraine.
The profits from the sale will go to the Ukrainian state.
Medvedchuk was said to be Vladimir Putin's top choice for a puppet leader in Ukraine.
A $200 million superyacht previously owned by an exiled oligarch will be auctioned off to benefit Ukraine, the Guardian reported. The Royal Romance, then owned by Viktor Medvedchuk, was seized in Croatia in March, and a court has now...
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