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Former Unaoil executive pleads guilty

By Emily Casswell

19 July 2019

Former Unaoil executive pleads guilty Basil Al Jarah pleaded guilty to SFO charges of conspiracy to bribe for oil and gas contracts in Iraq (Credit: iStock/sasacvetkovic33)

Monaco-based oil consultancy Unaoil’s former partner in Iraq has pleaded guilty to five offences of conspiracy to give corrupt payments in connection with an SFO investigation.