Russian Tycoon's Arrest Troubles U.S. Investors The U.S. investment community is worried about the long-term fallout from the arrest of Russian oil billionaire Mikhail Khodorkovsky. His company, YUKOS, was the driving force behind the increase in Russian oil exports -- and Khodorkovsky was a leading proponent of making the Russian oil business independent of the Russian government. NPR's Michele Kelemen reports.
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Russian Tycoon's Arrest Troubles U.S. Investors

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The U.S. investment community is worried about the long-term fallout from the arrest of Russian oil billionaire Mikhail Khodorkovsky. His company, YUKOS, was the driving force behind the increase in Russian oil exports — and Khodorkovsky was a leading proponent of making the Russian oil business independent of the Russian government. NPR's Michele Kelemen reports.