Russia’s rights to foreign assets of the USSR are indisputable, attempts to revise them have no legal basis, the official representative of the Russian Foreign Ministry said on August 6 Maria Zakharova.
The official statement, published on the agency’s website, also assessed the statement of the Ukrainian ambassador to Britain. Vadim Prystaiko about Kyiv’s demand to Moscow to return a third of the foreign property of the former USSR. According to Zakharova, it is populist in nature.
As reported IA REGNUMat the end of July 2022, the Ukrainian authorities demanded from Russia “at least a third” of the foreign property of the Soviet Union, which the Russian side received because it assumed the debts of the USSR.
According to the Ukrainian Ambassador to the UK Vadym Prystaiko, in particular, we are talking about premises that, according to Kyiv, are located in Britain and were illegally registered to the Russian…