Corruption Scandal New Documents Create New Problems for Ex-Siemens Chairman

Newly surfaced memos are creating additional pressure for former Siemens Chairman Heinrich von Pierer. According to information obtained by SPIEGEL, he may have already been aware of systematic corruption at the German multinational firm as far back as 2004. One witness is claiming that Pierer may have participated in bribes himself during the 1980s.
Heinrich von Pierer: Was evidence not taken seriously or just ignored?

Heinrich von Pierer: Was evidence not taken seriously or just ignored?

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