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Sale of Onassis island in doubt – Telegraph

The sale of an idyllic Greek island owned for decades by the Onassis family has been thrown into doubt amid concerns that it contravenes the wishes of the late shipping tycoon Aristotle Onassis. Skorpios, a forested island surrounded by the crystal clear waters of the Ionian Sea, was sold last …

Queen’s cousin gifted cash from Russian oligarch

LONDON (AP) — Prince Michael, Queen Elizabeth II’s cousin, received hundreds of thousands of pounds (dollars) in financial assistance from the self-exiled Russian tycoon Boris Berezovsky over several years, their representatives disclosed Sunday. Both sides stressed that the payments – reported to total 320,000 pounds (US$514,320) – were “conducted properly” …