Meet Alina Kabaeva, Putin’s woman. Will I survive the sanctions?

Alina Kabaeva, a 39-year-old former gymnast who has been linked with long-standing ties to Russian President Vladimir Putin, has returned to the spotlight.

On May 7, 2022, the BBC reported that That the European Union could target economic sanctions on Alina Kabaeva, a 39-year-old former gymnast who has been linked with deep ties to President Vladimir Putin, although the two have denied the news. always this

Earlier, on April 24, the Wall Street Journal recently reported that The US government avoided sanctions against Kabaeva. Even if all the preparations have been made because he was afraid that he would beThe attack was too personal. and may trigger a more tense situation

However, the United States and Britain have both targeted Putin’s two daughters, Maria Vladimirovna Vorontsova, a 36-year-old endocrinologist and medical center business executive, and Katerina Vladimirovna Tikonova, 35-year-old business executive in technology.

BBC Thai publish a report of Tom Pool BBC News said thatKabaeva is still immune from sanctions, but may already be aware of the potential impact. After an online petition was signed demanding her deportation from her accommodation in Switzerland.

Several sources have confirmed to the BBC that Ms Kabaeva is on the latest list of people to face the EU sanctions. The AFP news agency reported that The woman has been targeted by sanctions for her involvement in Russian government propaganda and for her “close ties” with President Putin.

top rhythmic gymnast

Kabaeva was born in A.D. 1983 (1983) started playing rhythmic gymnastics since the age of 4 known as “The most flexible woman in Russia” and laterReputed to be the best gymnast in the world. Sweeps gold medals in all Olympic gymnastics events between 2000-2016.

Alina Kabaeva

this success make kabaeva met with the Russian leader The pair were photographed meeting in 2001 as Putin presented the elite athlete with an award. and began to have news that Kabaeva is my favorite athlete.

In addition to being the owner of a medal in the Olympics Kabaeva has also won 18 world championship medals and 25 European championship medals.

After laying down a professional athlete Kabaeva turned into politics. He was a member of the lower house of Putin’s United Russia party from 2007 to 2014.

In 2014, he served as the chairman of the National Media Group, which is the largest shareholder in all Russian official media.

The event made Kabaeva a wealthy woman. The leaked confidential documents indicate that She earns about $12 million a year, or about 408 million baht.

Rumors with Putin keep coming.

Since the news has deepened relations with the Russian leader. Kabaeva continued to gain attention from society.

The female rhythmic gymnast was on the cover of Vogue in 2011 wearing a gold gown by French brand Balmain and was the torchbearer of the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi.

on the cover of Vogue magazine

Russian Presidential Palace Denied these reports. In 2015, Putin’s spokesman said: “The information about the birth of Vladimir Putin’s child is not true.”

such refusal In line with Mr Putin’s cautious nature, he has never publicly named his ex-wife’s daughter. Besides saying that he has two adult daughters.

A Swiss newspaper reported that Kabaeva gave birth to a son at a luxury clinic near Lake Lugano in 2015, before giving birth to another son at the same clinic in 2019.

The Sunday Times and the Wall Street Journal reported that she gave birth to twins in Moscow in 2019 amid rumors of Putin’s children.

In April 2021, she appeared at the Moscow Youth Gymnastics Festival. to quell rumors that she is hiding In which she praised the war of Russia. Some media outlets reported that she was also wearing a wedding ring.

Since the war in Ukraine began There is also a demand for boycott of the former gymnast becauseThe media that the famous woman manages Disseminate propaganda in support of the Russian government in the war invasion of Ukraine. They accused the Ukrainian people of firing artillery at their own country. and presents the image of the Russian soldier as a liberator

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