[TRENDING NEWS] Sudan’s Ousted Leader Faces Verdict in Corruption Trial

Author: BY ABDI LATIF DAHIR – Publish Date: December 14, 2019 at 08:39AM

Omar Hassan al-Bashir, accused of genocide in Darfur, was overthrown in a popular uprising this year. He has been tried on corruption charges, but Sudanese ask, is it “real justice?”

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[TRENDING NEWS] Arrest of Top Crime Fighter Stuns Mexico, Where Corruption Is All Too Routine

Author: BY KIRK SEMPLE AND PAULINA VILLEGAS – Publish Date: December 12, 2019 at 07:05AM

The news shocked even a country grown used to graft: The man who for years led Mexico’s war against drug traffickers was accused of taking millions in bribes from the Sinaloa Cartel.

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[TRENDING NEWS] Estallan protestas contra las élites políticas desde Chile hasta Líbano

Author: BY DECLAN WALSH AND MAX FISHER – Publish Date: October 25, 2019 at 09:43AM

Alzas en los precios del combustible y del transporte, impuestos a las llamadas por WhatsApp y un desabasto de cebollas son los catalizadores de la furia popular alrededor del mundo.

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[TRENDING NEWS] Iraqi Government Struggles to Contain Wave of Chaotic Protests

Author: BY ALISSA J. RUBIN AND FALIH HASSAN – Publish Date: October 4, 2019 at 11:03AM

At least 22 people were killed on Thursday as the prime minister sought to find a message that would curb widespread protests over corruption and unemployment.

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[TRENDING NEWS] $1 Million Bribe Offered by El Chapo to President? Hondurans Are More Resigned Than Shocked

Author: BY ELISABETH MALKIN – Publish Date: October 4, 2019 at 06:52AM

U.S. prosecutors say President Juan Orlando Hernández is complicit in his brother’s drug trafficking. Many Hondurans have given up hope their country can address its chronic corruption and violence.

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[TRENDING NEWS] Biden’s Work in Ukraine: What We Know and Don’t Know

Author: BY KENNETH P. VOGEL – Publish Date: September 23, 2019 at 07:14AM

No evidence has surfaced that the former vice president intentionally tried to help his son by pressing for the ouster of a Ukrainian prosecutor.

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