(FILES) This file photo taken on April 30, 2015 shows Dmytro Firtash, one of Ukraine’s most influential oligarchs attending a trial on April 30, 2015 in Vienna. An Austrian appeals court authorised on Feb. 21 the extradition to the United States of Ukrainian oligarch Dmytro Firtash on bribery charges, overturning an earlier ruling. Firtash, 51, one of Ukraine’s richest men and previously an ally of ousted president Viktor Yanukovych, was arrested in Austria in March 2014.
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An Austrian court has granted a US request to extradite Ukrainian mogul Dmytro Firtash over bribery allegations.