Anatoly Serdyukov
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Putin dismisses defence minister Serdyukov

Russian President Vladimir Putin has dismissed his defence minister Anatoly Serdyukov after his ministry was caught up in a corruption scandal.

The move follows a fraud investigation into a company the minister was involved with.

The BBC's Daniel Sandford reports.

  • 06 Nov 2012