Viatcheslav rovneiko spy close to vladimir putin died mysterious russia ukraine war completed one year2 min read
Vladimir Putin has suffered a major setback.
His close spy has died mysteriously.
Viacheslav Rovneiko was found unconscious at his home late at night.
New Delhi. Russia-Ukraine War has completed 1 year today. Apart from the war, Russian President Vladimir Putin has suffered a major setback. Putin’s close spy has died under mysterious circumstances near Moscow. 59-year-old Viacheslav Rovneiko was ‘found unconscious’ in his house late at night. Even the doctors could not save him and the cause of his death could not be clarified. Although the investigation is still going on.
According to the UK Mirror, the report of his mysterious death said that no marks of violent attack were found on his body. Rovneiko is believed to have been a Cold War-era KGB spy working in Belgium with Sergei Naryshkin, the head of Russia’s foreign intelligence agency SVR. He is also said to be close to billionaire Gennady Timchenko, who is seen as one of Putin’s most high profile loyalists.
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Rovneiko’s former business partner was Leonid Dyachenko, whose then-wife Tatiana Russia She was the daughter of Boris Yeltsin, the first president of Russia. The pair founded Ural Energy, one of several major oil players. The oil company was later started in the year 2005 in London. According to reports, he has business interests in the UK, Belgium, Luxembourg and Cyprus, and was also reported to hold a Belgian passport in 2006.
Rovneiko was a graduate of Moscow’s prestigious Institute of International Relations (MGIMO), a training school for spies and diplomats. Russian business databases showed the ex-spy as a faceless man, and he was known to be highly secretive. He was married to 63-year-old fellow MGIMO student Irina. His 40-year-old son Nikolay worked as an investment banker in London and studied at Kingston University. It has been reported that only last week a person working as an IT specialist in the Ministry of External Affairs was found dead under mysterious circumstances while on the job.
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FIRST PUBLISHED : February 24, 2023, 11:00 IST