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3 Defense Contractors Charged With Trying to Cheat Pentagon

The U.S. Justice Department on Thursday indicted three senior defense contractor executives, accusing them of scheming to cheat the Pentagon out of billions of dollars.    Abu Huda Farouki, his brother Mazen Farouki and Salah Maarouf were charged with major fraud, money laundering and violating sanctions against doing business with Iran. All three pleaded not guilty.    According to the government's case, the Pentagon in 2012 awarded...

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