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Lebedev: 'I had little chance to avoid TV punch up'

Billionaire Russian oligarch Alexander Lebedev talks to Newsnight's Gavin Esler about owning newspapers, including The Independent and London's Evening Standard, and why he recently punched fellow talk show guest Sergei Polonsky, also a Russian businessman, on TV.

Broadcast on Thursday 22 September 2011.

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