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German company raided for Mexican arms sales

German company raided for Mexican arms sales

The factory of German arms manufacturer Heckler & Koch was raided on Thursday by some 300 German agents, on suspicion of bribery related to the sale of weapons to Mexico…

Brazilians rally against corruption

Brazilians rally against corruption

Thousands of Brazilians waving flags, signs and brooms have marched in numerous cities of that nation this week in a wave of protests against corruption. The marches were coordinated by…

Former Bogota mayor jailed for corruption

Former Bogota mayor jailed for corruption

Suspended Bogota Mayor Samuel Moreno is the latest high-profile Colombian official to be to be imprisoned for alleged corruption. On trial for accepting bribes from contractors on public works contracts, Moreno,…

Argentine president found not guilty

Argentine president found not guilty

Former Argentine President Carlos Menem was acquitted along with 17 associates this week, on charges of violating arms embargoes on Ecuador and Croatia back in the 1990s. Menem, who is…

PRI advisor Judge Garzon against drug decriminalization and money laundering.

PRI advisor Judge Garzon against drug decriminalization and money laundering.

Besides being an advisor of the Organization of American States (OAS), and directly involved in the peace process in Colombia, Spanish judge Baltasar Garzón has been very active in other…

Univisión: Bolivian Police Commander Oscar Nina accused of complicity with Joaquin “Chapo” Guzman and Sinaloa Cartel

Univisión: Bolivian Police Commander Oscar Nina accused of complicity with Joaquin “Chapo” Guzman and Sinaloa Cartel

The U.S. television network Univision claims to have access to Bolivian intelligence reports. In Univision´s report, released Thursday, the network linked the former commander of the Bolivian Police General Oscar Nina…

Judge Filed Corruption Case: High ranking Uruguayan politicians accused of fraud, extortion and bribes were acquitted and the case was closed.

Judge Filed Corruption Case: High ranking Uruguayan politicians accused of fraud, extortion and bribes were acquitted and the case was closed.

  Judge Fanny Canessa decided today to file the request of the state prosecution process for the imprisonment of Mariano Arana, Maria Julia Munoz and Alberto Rosselli for their  alleged…

DEA and colombian police captured Chapo Guzman´s money launderer.

DEA and colombian police captured Chapo Guzman´s money launderer.

Police in Colombia have arrested Dolly Cifuentes Villa in a wealthy neighbourhood of Medellin. Police say she laundered money for the Sinaloa drug cartel in Mexico. Head of the Colombian…

FIFA hired former FBI Director to assist in alleged corruption case.

FIFA hired former FBI Director to assist in alleged corruption case.

FIFA announced hiring former FBI director Louis Freeh to assist FIFA’s Ethics Committee in examining bribery claims and possibly collect evidence against the world soccer governing body’s suspended former executives…

Having new pijamas, Zelaya returns home protected by honduran military forces.

Having new pijamas, Zelaya returns home protected by honduran military forces.

The former President of Honduras Manuel Zelaya plans to return home May 28 after nearly a year and a half of exile in the Dominican Republic. Zelaya is expected to…