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The BAE imbroglio

By Tom Nuttall  

Prospect readers may have been less surprised than most by the emergence of the murky BAE Systems/al-Yamamah story. Lewis Page, writing in the March 2007 issue of Prospect, drew attention to the unhealthy influence of BAE over government and called for the MoD to direct its procurement efforts towards “off-the-shelf” US products rather than propping up the BAE colossus. Read his piece here.

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