68-year-old Russian tied to spy funding and oligarch found dead in Britain

Author: Adam Button | Category: News

Another dead Russian in the UK

Normally, this wouldn't be big news, but considering the backdrop in could be meaningful.

68-year-old Nikolai Glushkov was found dead in Britain, according to Reuters.

Glushkov was the finance chief at Aeroflot which was reportedly a "cash cow to support international spying operations."

He was later charted with stealing money from the airline and attempted to escape. He was eventually cleared of the fraud accusations.

He's an associate of oligarch Boris Berezovsky, who died in 2013 in the UK of an apparent suicide