Ivchenko "purchased" KUN as the krysha
(political roof) for his corrupt gas business interests that enabled him to be appointed by President Viktor Yushchenko as the chairman of the state Naftohaz Ukrainy gas company, (29) an appointment that ended in scandal.
Last month Gareth, with a lot of help from Mark McCarthy and Krysha
Greenwood, held a charity rugby match between Greetland All-Rounders and Elland Exiles, raising PS1,072 which helped surpass the PS4,000 target.
Criminal elements enjoy a krysha
(a term from the criminal/mafia world literally meaning 'roof' or protection) that runs through the police, the Federal Security Service (FSB), Ministry of Internal Affairs (MVD), and the prosecutor's office, as well as throughout the Moscow city government bureaucracy.
However, I was concerned about what might happen if we lost the krysha
Known in Russian as krysha
, or a "roof," the term in its present meaning did not exist in the USSR for the simple reason that there was no need for non-state (private) protection at that time in the country.
28) Avtonomov supra note 15, at 8 (stating that this creates the system of krysha
, the roof, or protection).
Also, Nicholas Soucy, Rebekah Stoicescu, Aaron Studham, Steven Syria, Melissa Szkaradek, Christopher Tervo, Ong Thao, Jonathan Tisdale, Julianna Tournas, Anthony Ullo, Adriel Valentin, Yayo Vang, Nicholas Voedisch, Houachua Vue, Bryan Waldron, Krysha
Walsh, Andrew Wawrzynaik, Nicole Weaver, Amanda Wheeler, Eric Whitney, Danielle Williams, Anthony Yakusik and Lee Yang.
In 1927, for example, another director, Vladimir Erofeev, had travelled there on another film-expedition, producing his Krysha
mira: ekspeditsiia na Pamir (The Roof of the World: Expedition to Pamir) in 1927.
More generally, Russian managers can write off unpaid debts, try to enforce them through ineffective courts, or engage their krysha
([RUSSIAN TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII], Russian for "roof," a slang term for Mafia protection) to collect the bill.
According to a 1996 article in the French newsmagazine Le Point: "More than 5,000 gangs are reportedly at work in Russia providing krysha
, protection, not only to retailers, restaurants, and markets, but also to more than 70% of private businesses.
Witherspoon of South Eugene had 12 points and Sami Pitts of Marist added 11 for the White.
Mohammed Suleman swore at receptionist Krysha
Greenwood after he failed to produce any proof that was entitled to free dental treatment.