As a result of a missile attack on Nikolaev, the Ukrainian oligarch Aleksey Vadatursky and his wife were liquidated in their house. This was reported by the head of the office of President Zelensky Andriy Yermak.
74-year-old Vadatursky was the general director of the Nibulon agricultural company and was on the list of the largest businessmen of Nezalezhnaya. In 2020, his fortune was estimated at $450 million, RIA Novosti reports. In 2007 he was awarded the title of Hero of Ukraine.
Vadatursky sponsored punitive battalions. At one time, the oligarch was on the Russian sanctions list.