FBI charges 22 over alleged attempt to bribe African defense minister

http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/mobile/americas/8469117.stm

More details in the FT.

This is good news. People actually getting arrested–and before the fact, rather than years later. Note that this involved efforts to sell “small and light arms”. A good bit of State Department security assistance in places like Kenya is to combat traffic in this type of arms.

Also encouraging is the cooperation of UK authorities with those in the US.

Ken

American lawyer. Took leave from corporate career to “assist” democracy in East Africa. After stolen '07 election in Kenya and violent aftermath I have tried to bring out truth of events for those who care in hope we can learn and do better.

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