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États-Unis,Thaïlande,Colombie,Nations Unies

6 March 2008

Times (UK) / Reuters

A Russian arms dealer thought to have inspired the lead character in the blockbuster film Lord of War was arrested in Bangkok today. Viktor Bout, 41, was detained while allegedly attempting to buy weapons for Colombian rebels. Dubbed "the merchant of death", he has been accused of breaking UN embargoes since the early 1990s by selling arms to conflict-torn regions in Africa and around the world. Thai police said today that Mr Bout had been arrested in a Bangkok... (

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