Merchant Of Death - Who Is Viktor Bout?

Viktor Bout is considered one of the world's most dangerous arms dealers

Viktor Bout conspired to kill Americans and US officials in 2012

Viktor Bout is accused of providing anti-aircraft missiles to a nuclearist organization

and was also found guilty of aiding a terrorist organization

Viktor even made arms deals to both sides in the Angolan civil war

The US took steps against bouts during the 2000s

Viktor Bout is released from US custody as part of a prisoner exchange with Brittany Griner.

Rumor has he authorities demanded Griner's release in exchange for the arms dealer freedom.

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