Russian President Vladimir Putin in an interview with Director Oliver stone stated that Boris Berezovsky and Mikhail Khodorkovsky only required to comply with the law, “head-on collisions was not.” It is reported by RIA “Novosti” with reference to released in the USA on a book-the transcript of the interview.
“It was not head-on collisions. I just told them to be equidistant from the government. It was then popular term,” – said Putin, answering the question of whether it clashes “with Berezovsky or to people like Khodorkovsky”.
Earlier, the press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov said that the case of Mikhail Khodorkovsky is a “criminal act” and not economic.