A few hours later they were detained by police and have been under arrest for seven days. Bailiffs have been granted permission by a court to seize two apartments as collateral on the debt.
Russian Bank Clients Refuse To Repay Loan As They Are Soviet Citizens
Two brothers living in Vladivostok in Russia’s Far East have refused to pay back a 1.5 million ruble ($25,000) loan to a local bank. They say they won’t pay the debt because they are Soviet citizens, not Russian.