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EXCLUSIVE | The Russian actress, the billionaire’s party and the bogus asylum claim

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Actress Ieva Andrejevaite attends the Al Films and Warner Music Screening of Kill Your Friends on October 27, 2015 in London, England. (Photo by David M. Benett/Dave Benett / Getty Images for Warner Music)
Actress Ieva Andrejevaite attends the Al Films and Warner Music Screening of Kill Your Friends on October 27, 2015 in London, England. (Photo by David M. Benett/Dave Benett / Getty Images for Warner Music)

A Russian-born actress living in London appears to have made a bogus asylum claim in order to get into the country to attend a party hosted by a South African billionaire, after alleged political interference to persuade immigration officials to let her in failed. 

On 28 April, a private charter flight landed at Cape Town International Airport. Ieva Andrejevaite was among the passengers which included a British billionaire, who owned the plane.  

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