Friday, October 30, 2020

Daughter of Late Uzbekistan President Karimov, Telecom Executive Charged in Bribery Scheme

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U.S. prosecutors charged a daughter of the late president of Uzbekistan and the former head of the Uzbek subsidiary of a Russian telecommunications company for their alleged roles in a $1 billion bribery and money-laundering scheme. Gulnara Karimova, 46, the daughter of late Uzbekistan President Islam Karimov, was charged with one count of conspiracy to commit money laundering.

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