Russian Oil Tycoon Arrested Authorities arrest Russia's richest man and head of Russia's biggest oil company. Prosecutors say Mikhail Khodorkovsky's arrest is part of a crackdown on corruption. But commentators in Russia suggest the move is political. Hear NPR's Lawrence Sheets.
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Russian Oil Tycoon Arrested

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Russian Oil Tycoon Arrested

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Authorities arrest Russia's richest man and head of Russia's biggest oil company. Prosecutors say Mikhail Khodorkovsky's arrest is part of a crackdown on corruption. But commentators in Russia suggest the move is political. Hear NPR's Lawrence Sheets.