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Russian court finds ex-minister Ulyukayev guilty of taking a bribe - judge

Russian court finds ex-minister Ulyukayev guilty of taking a bribe - judge
Russian former economy minister Alexei Ulyukayev, who was charged with accepting a bribe, arrives for a court hearing in Moscow, Russia, December 15, 2017. REUTERS/Sergei Karpukhin
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MOSCOW (Reuters) – A Russian court on Friday found ex-economy minister Alexei Ulyukayev guilty of taking a bribe.

The court established that Ulyukayev had personally taken a bribe from Igor Sechin, the chief executive officer of oil giant Rosneft, a judge said.

(Reporting by Polina Nikolskaya; Writing by Maria Tsvetkova; Editing by Andrew Osborn)

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