VimpelCom Russia Head Resigns Amid Graft Probe at Former Job

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  • Kjell Johnsen, head of major markets, to replace Slobodin
  • VimpelCom shares fall most since June 27 in U.S. trading

VimpelCom Ltd.’s head of Russia has resigned after local authorities said he was wanted for questioning in connection with a corruption probe at his former employer. The stock fell the most in more than two months.

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