7 Dec A former Russian cabinet minister today delivered his final word in a bribery trial that has electrified the country and split its ruling elite. Alexei Ulyukayev, his voice between angry and trembling, used his minute speech to ask for forgiveness. He was guilty – he said – but not of the “absurd” allegation of. Bribe the correct officials in the correct government ministries in Moscow and you could gain permission to import; bribe again and you could avoid the strip Sure , he purchased the 'consultancy services' of key government ministers, had a threeway deal with Defence and Interior to use elite airborne troops as escort;. 9 Feb Oleg Deripaska, oligarch linked to Putin, vows to sue Navalny for “false allegations” of bribing deputy PM with yacht ride and escorts. Oleg Deripaska, oligarch linked to Bankruptcy supervisor for car dealership selling MTZ and MAZ products killed in Moscow · ICR's investigation.