Video .. Former presidential candidate flees Russia with Israeli passport

Before his house near Moscow was searched and his manager commercial Kirill Sukhanov was arrested in a case of racketeering, the blogger and TV presenter Ksenia Sobchak, a former presidential candidate, has left Russia.

Lithuanian Foreign Minister Gabrieleus Landsbergis said Sobchak entered her country with an Israeli passport, adding that information gathered since Wednesday evening indicates that “Sobchak has crossed the border and presented a valid Israeli passport, which means he has Israeli citizenship “, according to ai media Russians.

He also clarified that “these people have the right to cross the borders of the European Union and have the right, according to Lithuanian law, to cross the borders of Lithuania and remain in the territory of the European Union for up to 90 days”.

The surveillance cameras showed the moment in which Sobchak easily crossed the Belarusian border to Lithuania, a member of the European Union.

11 million rubles

This came after Russian authorities arrested Sobchak’s commercial director Kirill Sukhanov on Wednesday in the case of extorting 11 million rubles from Rostec’s boss Sergey Chemezov.

Meanwhile, sources of the media Russians revealed that Sobchak herself became a suspect in the blackmail case.

And the famous mediaTina Kandelaki, posted a photo of Sobchak’s Israeli passport.

However, the Israeli embassy in Moscow declined to comment on these reports on Sobchak’s Israeli citizenship.

It should be noted that Sobchak, who participated in the 2018 presidential election for the “Civil Initiative” party, had previously posted a video in which he denied having Israeli citizenship.