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  • Title: Deception in High Places: A History of Bribery in Britain's Arms Trade
  • Author: Nicholas Gilby
  • ISBN: 9780745334264
  • Page: 374
  • Format: Paperback

  • Deception in High Places reveals the corruption endemic in Britain s biggest arms deals over the last fifty years.Based on painstaking research in government archives, collections of private and court papers and documents won by the author in a landmark Freedom of Information Tribunal against the Foreign and Commonwealth Office, the book illuminates a shadow world of bribeDeception in High Places reveals the corruption endemic in Britain s biggest arms deals over the last fifty years.Based on painstaking research in government archives, collections of private and court papers and documents won by the author in a landmark Freedom of Information Tribunal against the Foreign and Commonwealth Office, the book illuminates a shadow world of bribery and elite enrichment.Deception in High Places charts British government involvement in arms trade corruption and presents the fullest history yet of bribery in Britain s arms deals with Saudi Arabia It includes the backstory of the controversial termination of a Serious Fraud Office corruption investigation following pressure by the Saudi Royal Family and the British establishment.The book has a companion website deceptioninhighplaces.
    Nicholas Gilby
    Nicholas Gilby led Campaign Against Arms Trade CAAT s efforts to expose the corruption at the heart of Britain s arms deals with Saudi Arabia over the past four decades In 2008 he defeated Britain s Foreign and Commonwealth Office in an Information Tribunal to force the disclosure of many documents concerning corruption in Britain s arms deals with Saudi Arabia.His research on arms trade corruption has been extensively featured in The Guardian and on the newspaper s BAE files website , TV BBC Newsnight and Al Jazeera and in an academic journal He was previously a director of TAPOL, the Indonesia Human Rights Campaign.You can follow Nicholas on Twitter nicholas_gilby


    Commentaires:

    Emily
    I received my copy of this book for free through a First Reads giveaway.An incredibly detailed look at corruption in the arms trade, with a particular focus on chronicling the history of Britain’s relationship with Saudi Arabia beginning in 1963 right through to investigations taking place in the present day. Gilby outlines the key players involved on all sides - from those who were active participants in organising bribes or ‘special commissions’ and pivotal to the widespread acceptance [...]

    Lily Summers
    Excellent book. It succinctly highlights the source of bribery and corruption in the world in the field of Defense over a 40 year period. Gilby also eloquently shows how British Governments have attempted to block investigations into BAe (Al Yamamah deal) over the concern into economic interests and Saudi Arabia blocking future defence sales from BAe. British Governments even encourage corruption due to economic interests. It's a shame of a history from British Governments, which Gilby eloquentl [...]

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