US denies Russia request for convicted arms dealer

The US Department of Justice has refused to transfer convicted Russian arms dealer Viktor Bout to Russia to let him serve his prison term at home.

`Merchant of Death` sentenced to 25 years in prison

Viktor Bout`s sentence was the mandatory minimum he faced and well below the life prison term called for by federal sentencing guidelines.

`Merchant of Death` faces possible life sentence

Viktor Bout, 45, faces a mandatory minimum of 25 years in prison and possibly life for his conviction on terrorism charges.

US jury convicts notorious Russian arms dealer

Viktor Bout was accused of evading authorities for years while fuelling violence in war zones around the globe.

NY jury hears tapes about arms deal with Russian

Viktor Bout was brought to the US last year to face trial on charges that he agreed to sell weapons to FARC.

Lawyers challenge `Merchant of Death` trial

The world`s most notorious arms dealer will go to trial starting Sept 12.

US hearing for `Merchant of Death` Bout postponed

Alleged "Merchant of Death" arms dealer will appear in court on January 21.

`Arms dealer` Bout `turned down plea bargain`

US plea bargain offer would have exposed Viktor Bout`s alleged contact list.

Cables show US envoy warned of bribes in arms case

Russian arms merchant Viktor Bout was finally extradited to US last month.

US captors of alleged arms dealer Bout detail Thailand sting

The US agents lured Bout to Thailand by posing as Colombian insurgents.

Thai PM cancels Russia trip, defends Bout decision

Thai PM Vejjajiva blames Russia for failing to robustly contest the case.

US offers deal to arms suspect Bout: Russia

Suspected arms dealer Viktor Bout was flown to New York from Thailand.

Alleged Russian arms dealer pleads not guilty

Russia`s "Merchant of Death” is accused of running a global arms empire.

Thailand extradites Russian arms suspect to US

Suspected Russian arms dealer Viktor Bout arrived in New York from Thailand to face US terrorism charges.

Thailand extradites `Merchant of Death` to US

A suspected Russian arms dealer Viktor Bout dubbed was flown out of Thailand to face trial in the US.

Thai court removes `Merchant of Death` extradition hurdle

The US welcomes the ruling, saying it looked forward to a speedy extradition.

Viktor Bout wears flak jacket to Bangkok court

Viktor Bout is reputed to be one of the world`s most prolific arms dealers.

US appreciates Thai extradition order for Russian arms dealer

Russian arms trafficker Viktor Bout is often termed as "Merchant of Death".

Russia slams Bout extradition, vows to bring him home

Russia on Friday angrily condemned a
decision by a Thai court to extradite alleged Russian arms
dealer Viktor Bout to the United States, vowing to do
everything so he could return to his homeland.

Thais to rule on suspected arms dealer extradition

Viktor Bout is reputed to be one of the world`s most prolific arms dealers.