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German Firm Paid Greek Defense Bribes (no way!!!)
« on: December 28, 2013, 07:04:44 AM »

Kantas, deputy head of procurements at the ministry between 1996 and 2002, told the judges how he managed to stash away some 16 million euros ($22 million) in bribes. He identified the deals for which he received under-the-table payments and named the local representative of Rheinmetall and Atlas Elektronik as one of the men that bribed him.

Kantas explained how under-the-table payments were made to secure the purchase of German-made Leopard tanks and Type 214 submarines.

He also gave background to the deals to buy the German and Swedish-made ASRAD vehicle-mounted short-range air defense system, as well as the Russian-made Kornet missiles and launchers. He said he earned around 16 million dollars from these and other deals, which he deposited in foreign bank accounts.

It's a distractment but it's gonna get interesting. So far most of the people involved in these deals (especially with russian firms) have come to a sudden death.

this was his boss

He will be out in approx. 6 years and change. What will happen when he hits the street I don't know...
« Last Edit: December 28, 2013, 07:11:28 AM by alexinathens »