Americas Unhappy with your government? Consider buying a Caribbean passport

Economically pressed Caribbean countries are selling citizenship to mostly Middle Eastern, Asian, and Russian applicants as an easy revenue source. But reports of abuse are on the rise.

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After Russian tech entrepreneur, Pavel Durov, was fired by the popular social-media company he founded, he vowed never to return home. ā€œIā€™m out of Russia and have no plans to go back,ā€ he told TechCrunch in April, accusing Russian authorities of silencing political dissent on VK.com.