George Kynoch (businessman)
George Kynoch (22 August 1834 - 28 February 1891) was the founder of IMI plc, one of the United Kingdom's largest engineering businesses.
Born at Peterhead in Aberdeenshire and educated at the loc...
Manucher Ghorbanifar
Manucher Ghorbanifar (Persian: منوچهر قربانیفر‎; nickname "Gorba") is an expatriate Iranian arms dealer. He is best known as a middleman in the Iran–Contra Affair during the Ronald Reagan presid...
Allen George Clark
Sir Allen George Clark (August 24, 1898 – June 30, 1962) was an American born, British industrialist who helped to build the former Plessey company into one of Europe's largest manufacturers of teleco...
Abdelkader Belliraj
Abdelkader Belliraj (Arabic: عبد القادر بليرج‎, [ʕɑbdælqɑːdir biliːrædʒ]; born 1957, Nador) is a Moroccan-Belgian citizen who was found guilty in 2009 of arms smuggling and planning terroris...
Dale Stoffel
Dale C. Stoffel (1961 – December 8, 2004) was an American businessman and arms dealer who was involved with the American reconstruction efforts following the Iraq War. After alerting the Pentagon of ...
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Nicholas Davies
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Samuel Cummings
Samuel Cummings, (7 February 1927 - 29 April 1998) was an American small arms dealer. He founded the International Armament Corporation (also known as Interarms or Interarmco) in 1953, a company which...
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Alexander Radkin Zhukov
Alexander Radkin Zhukov (born 13 June 1954) is a prominent Russian oligarch based in London with homes in Sardinia and London. He is the founder of the now defunct oil company Sintez UK. As a Russian ...
Mitchell WerBell III
Mitchell Livingston WerBell III, (1918–1983), was an OSS operative, mercenary, paramilitary trainer, firearms engineer, and arms dealer.
WerBell was born in Philadelphia, the son of a Czarist cava...
Space Research Corporation
Space Research Corporation (SRC) was a corporation founded by Gerald Bull, after the budget for his research at Project HARP for the United States and Canadian federal governments was cut in 1967, in ...
Sarkis Soghanalian
Sarkis Garabet Soghanalian (Armenian: Սարգիս Սողանալեան; February 6, 1929 – October 5, 2011), nicknamed Merchant of Death, was an international private arms dealer who gained fame for being the "C...
Efraim Diveroli
Efraim Diveroli is a Jewish American (Nephew of Rabbi Shmuley Boteach) arms dealer and president of AEY Inc. His company, AEY Inc., was a weapons contractor for the U.S. State Department. Convicted in...
Alexander Parvus
Alexander Lvovich Parvus (Russian: Алекса́ндр Льво́вич Па́рвус), born Israel Lazarevich Gelfand (Russian: Изра́иль Ла́заревич Ге́льфанд) (1867-1924), was a Marxist theoretician, revolutionary,...
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Angolagate
The Mitterrand–Pasqua affair, also known informally as Angolagate, is an international political scandal over the secret sale and shipment of arms from Central Europe to the government of Angola by th...
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Suresh Nanda
Suresh Nanda is an Indian businessman, former Lt. Commander for the Indian navy, and owner of several companies including the firm Crown Corporation, Dynatron Services, and Claridges hotels in India. ...
Arcadi Gaydamak
Arcadi Aleksandrovich Gaydamak (Hebrew: ארקדי אלכסנדרוביץ' גאידמק; Russian: Аркадий Александрович Гайдамак; born 8 April 1952 in Moscow, USSR) is a Russian-born Israeli business magnate, investor,...
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George de Meo
George de Meo was a Corsican-American arms dealer, most famous for supplying weapons to the Irish Republican Army through their operative George Harrison. De Meo lived near Harrison in Brooklyn, havi...
Florida Four
The Florida Four refers to four people, Anthony Smyth, Conor Claxton, Martin Mullan and Siobhan Browne who were arrested for running guns from the United States to the Republic of Ireland for eventual...
Hungerford massacre
The Hungerford massacre was a series of random shootings in Hungerford, Berkshire on 19 August 1987, when an unemployed man, Michael Ryan, killed sixteen people, including his own mother, before commi...
Savaş Buldan
Savaş Buldan (1964, Hakkâri-4 June 1994, Bolu) was a Turkish citizen of Kurdish descent involved in the Susurluk scandal. He was kidnapped and killed in June 1994.
He was born in Yüksekova to Şükr...
Vittorio Emanuele, Prince of Naples
Victor Emmanuel of Savoy, Prince of Naples (Full name in Italian: Vittorio Emanuele Alberto Carlo Teodoro Umberto Bonifacio Amedeo Damiano Bernardino Gennaro Maria di Savoia; born 12 February 1937) is...
Gerry McGeough
Gerry McGeough (born 1958, near Dungannon, County Tyrone) is a prominent Irish republican who was a volunteer in the Provisional Irish Republican Army (IRA), a former Sinn Féin activist and editor of ...
Monzer al-Kassar
Monzer al-Kassar (in Arabic منذر الكسار) (born in al-Nabk, Syria in 1945), also known as the "Prince of Marbella", is an international arms dealer. He has been connected to numerous crimes, including ...