Germany seizes first Russian-owned property under sanctions 20.06.2022

Deutsche Welle | Jun 20, 2022 at 2:00 AM
  • German authorities have seized three private apartments and a bank account belonging to a sanctioned member of the Russian Duma parliament and his wife, the public prosecutor in the southern Bavarian city of Munich said on Monday.
  • L. has been on the list of EU sanctions since February 23.
  • The renters living in the seized properties will be allowed to stay in their apartments, but will now have to pay their rent directly to the district court in Munich.