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Antonov Says He's Clean

General Motors has agreed to sell its Swedish-based division Saab to the Dutch luxury car maker Spyker.

But there’s been concern about one of Spyker’s major owners, the Russian businessman Vladamir Antonov. There have been accusations about his alleged tied to organized crime, and General Motors threatened to let Saab close down unless the Russian withdrew from the deal.

 In an exclusive interview with Radio Sweden, Vladamir Antonov says GM made a big mistake, and says he's been cleared of the accusations.