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BAT implicated in tobacco war

A former policeman turned spy, and now whistle-blower, has accused a global tobacco giant British American Tobacco (BAT) of espionage and running a campaign to bully competitors out of the cigarette market.

Barry Bateman on Monday spoke to Ray White about these allegations, saying the whistle-blower who is currently unnamed, claims that BAT hired spies, paid off the authorities and has corrupt government officials on its payroll.

Listen to the conversation below:

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