Fierce Putin critic Boris Berezovsky found dead in London
BORIS Berezovsky, a Russian tycoon and former Kremlin insider who became one of President Vladimir Putin's fiercest critics, died in London today, Russian news agencies reported, citing relatives and a lawyer.
The Interfax news agency cited a relative whom it did not name as saying Berezovsky, 67, who had been granted asylum in Britain, died at his home there.
It also cited a Russian lawyer for Berezovsky, Alexander Dobrovinsky, as saying he had died.
British police would not immediately comment.