In the wake of stories carried by UK daily Guardian on Friday and Icelandic daily Fréttabladid on Saturday, several reports have appeared in the Icelandic media about the Baugur investigation and the charges that the office of the National Commissioner of Police presented to six defendants in June, to be filed at court later this week.
August 15, 2005
The much anticipated charges in the Baugur case were published, along with explanations to each charge on Saturday in Baugur-owned daily Fréttabladid.
Following are excerpts of the interview with Jóhannes Jónsson, father and busines partner of Baugur CEO Jón Ásgeir Jóhannesson, published on Saturday in Baugur-owned daily Fréttabladid.
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