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Civil society groups file OECD complaint against European banks for alleged role in human rights abuses during apartheid regime; incl. co responses

On 19 April 2018, Open Secrets in partnership with the Centre for Applied Legal Studies (CALS) announced their intention to file an OECD complaint against two European banks, KBC Group and KBL, for allegedly facilitating illegal arms transactions that allowed the apartheid government to secretly buy weapons despite mandatory UN arms sanctions. We invited the banks to respond, responses provided below.

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KBL European Private Bankers View Response

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