Several other MKB clients have reported similar incidents over the years. Zhitchenko started acquiring most of his assets in , when Maxim Tarakhanov, an attorney from Tyumen, was head of the Ruzsky District. Many clients of these two businesses have also lost their homes. In , Dyachkov and Ruzsky District officials created a foundation to support the Holy Mother Cathedral in the town of Novovolkovo, located about 70 miles west of Moscow. One of these companies, moreover, is implicated in corrupt practices between the Swedish division of the engineering corporation Bombardier and state officials in Azerbaijan. One month, however, her salary arrived late, and she was a few days overdue with her payment. After the family was removed from the apartment, the home was sealed off, with all their belongings still inside. A few days later, when Natalia stopped by to visit her old neighbors, she noticed that the seal on the door was broken, and there were sounds coming from inside the apartment, as if someone was smashing the furniture. She borrowed money from MZK, signing an acquisition agreement on her apartment and its subsequent lease with Sergey Malikov.