Report: Gaydamak charged with weapons dealing

By JPOST.COM STAFF
July 13, 2007 06:54

 
X

Dear Reader,
As you can imagine, more people are reading The Jerusalem Post than ever before. Nevertheless, traditional business models are no longer sustainable and high-quality publications, like ours, are being forced to look for new ways to keep going. Unlike many other news organizations, we have not put up a paywall. We want to keep our journalism open and accessible and be able to keep providing you with news and analyses from the frontlines of Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World.

As one of our loyal readers, we ask you to be our partner.

For $5 a month you will receive access to the following:

  • A user uxperience almost completely free of ads
  • Access to our Premium Section and our monthly magazine to learn Hebrew, Ivrit
  • Content from the award-winning Jerusalem Repor
  • A brand new ePaper featuring the daily newspaper as it appears in print in Israel

Help us grow and continue telling Israel’s story to the world.

Thank you,

Ronit Hasin-Hochman, CEO, Jerusalem Post Group
Yaakov Katz, Editor-in-Chief

UPGRADE YOUR JPOST EXPERIENCE FOR 5$ PER MONTH Show me later Don't show it again

Russian-born billionaire Arkadi Gaydamak has been charged with corruption and weapons dealing, Army Radio reported on Friday morning. Citing a report in Yediot Aharonot, the radio said a charge sheet was submitted in France accusing the business tycoon of corruption and arms dealing. Gaydamak allegedly made over $200 million from the weapons business, the report said. Despite the charges, the report said, Gaydamak can still move about freely. Gaydamak has vehemently denied the report, calling it an absolute lie.

Related Content

Jisr az-Zarq
April 3, 2014
Residents of Jisr az-Zarqa beckon Israel Trail hikers to enjoy their town

By SHARON UDASIN