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Pakistan to choose new leader but Sharif family waits in wings

Added: 01.08.2017 5:57 | 7 views | 0 comments

Pakistan's parliament looks set to approve a former petroleum minister as caretaker Prime Minister Tuesday after the country ousted Nawaz Sharif over corruption allegations.


Blazer, ex-FIFA official who blew open corruption scandal, dies

Added: 13.07.2017 6:59 | 13 views | 0 comments

Chuck Blazer, a former FIFA official who helped blow open the United States investigation into corruption in soccer's governing body, has died, according to his lawyer.


Brazil's former President found guilty of corruption

Added: 12.07.2017 23:23 | 15 views | 0 comments

Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, Brazil's former President, was found guilty Wednesday of corruption and money laundering charges, a representative of the federal court in Parana state told CNN.


Israel's former defense minister thinks Netanyahu will be indicted

Added: 11.07.2017 22:40 | 14 views | 0 comments

Benjamin Netanyahu's former defense minister tells CNN he believes the Israeli Prime Minister will be indicted on corruption charges.


Ex-Israeli PM Olmert freed from prison

Added: 02.07.2017 8:20 | 17 views | 0 comments

Former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert was freed from prison Sunday after serving 16 months on corruption charges, authorities said.


Kremlin critic Navalny jailed, hundreds arrested amidst widespread protests

Added: 13.06.2017 6:55 | 19 views | 0 comments

Russian opposition leader Alexey Navalny was found guilty late Monday of calling repeatedly for unlawful protests and sentenced to 30 days detention, his spokeswoman said, following a day of nationwide anti-corruption demonstrations.


What will anti-corruption protests mean for Putin?

Added: 12.06.2017 18:40 | 21 views | 0 comments

With cries of "Putin out" and "Russia without thieves," mass protests took place in cities across Russia on Monday -- a day that was supposed to celebrate the nation.


Ousted South Korean president Park stands trial

Added: 23.05.2017 0:46 | 35 views | 0 comments

Millions took to the streets to demand she step down. A top court ousted her from office. Now, Park Geun-hye, South Korea's former president, will appear in the dock -- the final chapter in a corruption scandal that led to her downfall.


South Korea votes for successor to impeached president

Added: 09.05.2017 5:20 | 27 views | 0 comments

South Koreans head to the polls to choose a new president Tuesday amid concerns about the economy, corruption and their relationship with North Korea.


South Korea's all-singing, all-dancing K-pop politics

Added: 09.05.2017 5:20 | 27 views | 0 comments

Its northern neighbor is engaged in nuclear brinkmanship with the US. Its elected President was just impeached and indicted on corruption charges, leaving behind a gaping power vacuum. And the economy is slowing down, leaving the country's highly-educated youth struggling with unemployment.


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