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Russian Arrested on Suspicion of Stealing Degas Painting in Cyprus

degas painting stolen cyprusA 55-year-old man named Sergei Tionlev has been arrested on suspicion of stealing the Degas painting 'Ballerina Adjusting Her Slipper' from a collector in Limassol, said police.

The painting is worth 7.6 million dollars and went missing at the end of September.

Gold and jewellery were also stolen during the burglary, said police.

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