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Czech markets  |  August 21, 2012 18:25:06

Chief kopřivnické Tatras Adams after his release from custody emphatically rejected allegations of corruption


BRNO (MEDIAFAX) - Chairman of the Board of Tatra Kopřivnice Ronald A. Adams is shocked and surprised unpleasantly way to dispose Czech justice in connection with an investigation of corruption in public procurement scandals related to Kopřivnice factory. At an extraordinary briefing on Tuesday said Adams himself.

Jednašedesátiletého Adams police arrested in connection with government procurement accused him of corruption. The main witness against the American's former Deputy Prime Minister and Defense Minister Martin Barták (ODS). This is yet himself accused of corruption and one of the witnesses in the case is now Adams. Bartak allegedly in self defense testified that behind the show of weapons Tatras boss came and suggested to him that he has some special funds for military equipment procurement.

"I am disappointed with the events that are happening. What happened to me, but it does not change my testimony as a witness in an ongoing criminal legal proceedings. Truth is the only thing I say and always will say," said Adams. Any meeting with Bartak also strictly denied.

Brno Judge David opened the link to the chairman of the Tatra Kopřivnice Ronald A. Adams refused to impose. Jednašedesátiletý American manager still faces further allegations of corruption in the negotiation of contracts in 2009.

State Representative John Adams suggested Petrásek bond, because the applicants fear his escape to the United States as well as a possible witness tampering. Defending American manager named George Matijasevic procedure Czech police against Adams illegal. "If the offense, the court can not talk about custody," said the lawyer.

Chief Kopřivnice Tatras informed that during the twenty-four hours of detention itself - which, according to him, however, did not occur at all - to him the police acted correctly. "The police carried out their work, I had a separate cell. Seemed reasonable. Meal I got when I did," he said.

The Brno Municipal Court received the case to be settled in order to avoid possible bias in Prague and the Moravian-Silesian justice, cases where the main actors operate.

George Novacek, novacek@mediafax.cz

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