Thursday, 05 August 2021
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Iranian athletes at Tokyo Olympics remember murdered wrestler Navid Afkari

Added: 04.08.2021 20:58 | 13 views | 0 comments

An ancient sport, wrestling has long electrified Iran and the United States. Yet in 2020, the Islamic Republic executed the decorated Greco-Roman wrestler Navid Afkari for his role in a 2018 protest against corruption in the theocratic state.

Judge Behind Brazil's Operation 'Car Wash' Cleans Up Corruption

Added: 03.08.2021 21:20 | 4 views | 0 comments

The unassuming, 45-year-old Sergio Moro has jailed many of Brazil's rich and powerful, formerly presumed unimpeachable. Moro plays down accolades but some want him to run for president.


Ex-Illinois Gov. Blagojevich, granted clemency by Trump, sues for right to seek elected office again

Added: 03.08.2021 10:18 | 33 views | 0 comments

The Illinois state Senate had passed a resolution banning Blagojevich, who was convicted on multiple counts of corruption, from running for state or local office.

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The Spyware Threat to Journalists

Added: 01.08.2021 14:16 | 21 views | 0 comments

Khadija Ismayilova, an investigative reporter from Azerbaijan, is an icon among the subtribe of journalists who work to expose cross-border financial corruption. She has broken big stories about money laundering and dodgy banking, despite being targeted by President Ilham Aliyev's authoritarian regime.

FBI Continues Downward Spiral Into Terminal Corruption

Added: 01.08.2021 12:00 | 22 views | 0 comments

In the past few days alone, we have learned that the October 2020 Michigan governor kidnap plot was largely a creation of the FBI; a

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Mali insurgency: Investigating corruption allegations in the military

Added: 30.07.2021 20:21 | 8 views | 0 comments

Africa Eye investigates the cycle of death, violence and corruption in Mali's military.

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Brazil's scandal-plagued President may face a reckoning as lawmakers consider impeachment

Added: 29.07.2021 20:25 | 10 views | 0 comments

Corruption inquiries, a spreading Covid-19 crisis, plunging popularity and persistent bouts of the hiccups. Brazil's scandal-plagued President Jair Bolsonaro just can't seem to catch a break ahead of presidential elections next year.


Saudi Arabia Arrests 11 Princes

Added: 28.07.2021 18:19 | 15 views | 0 comments

Eleven princes were arrested in Saudi Arabia in what the kingdom calls a corruption sweep. Lulu Garcia-Navarro talks with H.A. Hellyer of the Atlantic Council.


11 Saudi Princes Among Dozens Arrested In Apparent Move To Boost King's Son

Added: 28.07.2021 18:19 | 15 views | 0 comments

A new anti-corruption body, formed by King Salman and headed by his son, Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, ordered the arrests, in a move reportedly designed to consolidate the crown prince's power.


Israeli PM Netanyahu 'cannot cling on to power much longer'

Added: 25.02.2018 17:06 | 0 views | 0 comments

Analysts say Israeli PM Netanyahu's days in office are numbered as police investigate two new corruption probes.



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