Thursday, March 6, 2008

Lord of War arrested

In 2005, Mr. Bout was described by Amnesty International as “the most prominent foreign businessman” involved in trafficking arms to nations that are embargoed by the United Nations. Mr. Bout, who also goes by the first names Victor and Vic, was said to be the inspiration for the film “Lord of War,” starring Nicolas Cage, about an unscrupulous arms trafficker.

-Major Arms Dealer Arrested in Thailand

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