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The $77 million alleged fraudster

Insurers aren't sure whether that pirate attack occurred as described

London police arrested Greek ship owner Marios Iliopoulos for conspiracy to commit fraud after he testified in a $77-million-lawsuit against his insurers, Bloomberg reports.

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Suez Fortune Inevstments Ltd. alleged their vessel was damaged beyond repair when pirates off the coast of Yemen boarded the ship and detonated a grenade.

His insurers, including Talbot Underwriting Ltd., have questioned whether the attack occurred as described.

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