Sudan-UK: Man jailed for vehicle deal

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A millionaire businessman who illegally sold former military personnel carriers to Sudan has been jailed. Andrew Jackson, 46, ignored repeated official warnings not to export the 15 amphibious vehicles to the east African state, Southwark Crown Court heard, according to BBC. Jackson, the owner of Doncaster-based military equipment supplier L Jackson & Co, pleaded guilty to knowingly contravening a trade prohibition. He was jailed for two years and eight months and ordered to pay over £5,000.

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