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Browder (r) with Magnitsky's widow and son and MEPs in EU parliament in 2014 (Photo: europarl.europa.eu)

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EU and US duped on Russia corruption, film-maker claims

Browder (r) with Magnitsky's widow and son and MEPs in EU parliament in 2014 (Photo: europarl.europa.eu)

A Russian film-maker claims to have unmasked what would be the most audacious deception of EU and US institutions in modern times.

Andrei Nekrasov, who is better known as a critic of the Russian regime, put forward the accusations in a documentary to be screened in the European Parliament (EP) on Wednesday (27 April).

The film says that Bill Browder, a British businessman, fraudulently convinced politicians and investigators on both sides of the Atlantic that Russian officials s...

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Andrew Rettman is EUobserver's Foreign Affairs Editor. He has been writing about foreign and security affairs for EUobserver since 2005. He is Polish but grew up in the UK. He has also written for The Guardian, The Telegraph, and The Times of London.

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