The Gazprom Cables 'Not a Competitive Global Company'

Gas giant Gazprom was meant to catapult Russia back into its role as a global superpower. Executives dreamed of the "most valuable company in the world." But secret cables from the US Embassy in Moscow provide a different picture: The Americans consider the mega firm to be chaotically organized and corrupt.
Gazprom headquarters in Moscow: "Private bank accounts and dirty deals"

Gazprom headquarters in Moscow: "Private bank accounts and dirty deals"

Foto: A2800 epa Ilnitzky/ dpa

Originals: Key Gazprom Cables