The arrest of fugitive Russian businessman Sergei Polonsky—who is currently being sought by Moscow authorities to face multimillion-dollar embezzlement charges—will take place in a matter of days, as soon as the Interior Ministry receives the necessary paperwork, senior officials said Thursday. National Police spokesman Lieutenant General Kirth Chan*tharith said that while the Foreign Affairs and Justice ministries have received an official extradition request for Mr. Polonsky from Moscow, the Interior Ministry, which oversees the National Police, is still awaiting authorization to arrest him. “When we receive a letter from the Ministry of Justice…we will take action,” Lt. Gen.
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