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Resource ID: #23376
Subject: Weapons
Source: SVT (Sweden)
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Date: 02/20/2007; 02/27/2007; 06/05/2007

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SVT investigated the selling of the Swedish fighter plane, the Gripen to the Czech government. In result the news organization uncovered bribery of politicians, the Austrian Count Alfons Mensdorff-Pouilly, a former Canadian government minister and a Czech weapons dealer. This prompted further investigation into two other Gripen deals between Hungary and South Africa.

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