The hypocrisy of Cameron: pro-Putin Russian oligarchs give millions to Tory Party
A foreign state openly sponsoring its agents to run around London killing people with radioactive poison seems to be the very definition of state-sponsored terrorism.
So why is Cameron so keen to allow his party to be funded by pro-Putin Russians?
At a Tory Party fundraising dinner not long before the last election, ultra-wealthy Russians were the most representative foreign nationality at the fundraising event.
According to the Bureau of Investigative Journalism, here are some of the foreign billionaires who attended the Tory Party party fundraiser in 2014:
- Alexander Temerko (Russia)
- Tatanya Korsakova (Russia)
- Andrei Borodin (Russia)
- Vasily Shestakov (Russia)
- Alexander Kuznetsov (Russia)
- Alex Nekrassov (Russia)
- Andrei Klyamko (Russia)
- Darko Horvat (Slovenia)
And here’s Cameron chatting with Putin allies at a Tory Party fundraiser:
Cameron’s also made it possible for rich Russians, as well as Saudis, to come to the UK without even having to have a normal visa – if they are rich enough of course: