/ Apr 20, 2017

Pakistan's top court orders PM be investigated for corruption

Pakistan’s top court ordered the prime minister be investigated for corruption Thursday, in a highly anticipated decision that granted Nawaz Sharif a temporary reprieve as judges said there was insufficient evidence to oust him from power. Sharif and his children had been accused of ...

/ Apr 11, 2017

Indonesian corruption investigator attacked with chemical

Police said an anti-corruption commission investigator leading a probe into a scandal that threatens to implicate high-profile Indonesian politicians was attacked Tuesday with a chemical as he returned from dawn prayers. Novel Baswedan was attacked by two assailants on a motorcycle after leaving a ...

Spain seizes property worth $735 million linked to Assad's uncle

Apr 4, 2017

Spain seizes property worth $735 million linked to Assad's uncle

Spanish police investigating a money laundering case on Tuesday raided properties and blocked dozens of bank accounts, including some belonging or linked to relatives of former Syrian vice president Rifaat Assad — the exiled uncle of Syria’s current leader. Civil Guard police said the ...