Fraud In Russia, Murder In Rome

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Diary: Sergei’s Way

Robert Drury | LRB | 8th November

Fraud at a Russian oil services company. A subsidiary in Kazakhstan has been shipping bogus chemicals. A forensic accountant flies in to investigate. “Sergei’s PA books me into a hotel that has recently opened. She tells me it will be good because it belongs to a Western chain. It is even further out …

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