Audio: David Leigh on the Guardian's investigation into BAE
By Guardian Unlimited / News 12:46pm
'It would be nice to think someone could be called to account'
The arms company BAE is accused today of paying more than £1bn to Prince Bandar of Saudi Arabia in connection with Britain's biggest ever weapons deal. Investigations editor David Leigh tells Jon Dennis why ministers can claim not to have been aware of the payments. (5min 23s)
BAE, Europe's biggest arms company, claims there is 'no evidence' that it has engaged in massive corruption to sell arms overseas.
David Leigh and Rob Evans have published the evidence and documents gathered round the world in support of those allegations. Readers can judge for themselves.