8. Never count on being able to defend one’s interests in court.
9.Never get involved in any actions outside the limits of your natural actions in business or private life.
10. Never put yourself in a position when your immediate and irreversible departure from Russia will be impossible or difficult.”
If you live according to those rules, Movchan says, “ENJOY.” It’s true that violating these rules won’t necessary lead to disaster, but it will mean that anyone who does will be at risk of reprisal when it suits the powers that be in Russia. Everyone needs to remember at all times that these rules “are written in blood.”