The FBI's Secret Tapes (1981)

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    United Kingdom

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    Current affairs

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    Non Fiction


Report on a three-year undercover operation by the FBI, Operation ABSCAM, in which a senator and six US Congressmen were arraigned for bribery and corruption, looking at the tactics used, which involved FBI agents working with a convicted confidence-trickster and posing as representatives of an Arab oil sheikh with money to invest in America.

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