Former Lafarge CEO under investigation in Syria payments case

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Mail Online—PARIS, Dec 8 (Reuters) - The Paris prosecutor put former French cement group Lafarge's CEO Bruno Lafont and his former deputy for operations under formal...

French cement group Lafarge destroyed computer hard drives and tried to hide elements from an investigation into the firm’s suspected payments to armed groups in Syria, human rights lawyers said. French cement group Lafarge destroyed computer hard drives and tried to hide elements from an investigation into the firm’s suspected payments to armed groups in Syria, human rights lawyers said on Tuesday.