​Kuwait's Anti-Corruption Body Begins Investigation Into $1.1Bn Helicopter Deal
Gulf Business|February 2018

Kuwait’s anti-corruption authority has begun an investigation into a $1.1bn helicopter deal with France amid allegations of graft.

The government agreed to buy the Airbus Caracal military helicopters for more than $1.1bn in August 2016 as part of a wider package of deals between the two countries worth EUR2.5bn ($2.96bn).

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