The European Court of Human Rights (ECHR)

Iraq: European court upholds Saddam-era bribery fines for Total and Vitol

Issue 1179 - 24 Oct 2023 | 1 minute read

The European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) has upheld the conviction of France's TotalEnergies and Switzerland-based Vitol for bribing Iraqi officials during the United Nations-run Oil-for-Food (OfF) programme between October 2000 and March 2003.

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