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Vimpelcom ex-CEO released from custody in Norway

Wednesday 11 November 2015 | 12:32 CET | News
Vimpelcom's former CEO Jo Lunder was released from custody on 10 November, after he had been arrested last week in connection with suspected corruption. Oslo District Court and the Court of Appeal both ruled that there were no reasonable grounds to suspect him either of corruption or complicity in corruption. Lunder was due to hold a news conference with his lawyers Cato Schiotz and Nils Christian Langtvedtat 12:00 CET on 11 November, said Norwegian broadcaster NRK on its website. Schiotz criticised criminal investigation agency Okokrim for the way it managed the matter.

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Companies: Telenor / Vimpelcom
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