Russian President Vladimir Putin has responded publicly for the first time to the seizing of Russian assets by France and Belgium.
The two countries acted following an international court ruling that a investors should be compensated for the illegal breaking up of a Russian oil firm.
The assets included bank accounts and property but may include state-owned companies in future.
In a meeting with several global news agencies, Putin said Russia would defend its interests.
“We believe that the…
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