Tappin's fine represents projected profits of arms deals

The amount that Christopher Tappin was fined -$11,357.14 (£7,095) - is supposed to represent the profit he stood to gain if his illegal arms deals had come to fruition.

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Brit sentenced for arms dealing

Extradited British businessman Christopher Tappin has been given a 33-month prison sentence for arms dealing after striking a deal with prosecutors in the US. He has also been fined £7,095.