Video: The “Showtime” Trial of Mikhail Khodorkovsky

Well we all know that the process currently unraveling in the Khamovnichesky Courthouse in Moscow against Mikhail Khodorkovsky and Platon Lebedev is just the latest time-honored performance of a classic Russian show trial, the satirical cartoon below shows that it can also be seen as “showtime” trial.  Look at the prosecutor read the impossible charges, how entertaining!