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Erdogan used the failed military coup to give his own coup and to consolidate power.

Erdogan used the failed military coup to give his own coup and to consolidate power.

The Turkish government has removed 2,745 judges from duty in the wake of a failed military coup in which over 161 people were killed. The decision followed an emergency meeting of…

Commerzbank failed anti-money laundering compliance responsibilities, pays $1.45 billion penalty to U.S.

Commerzbank failed anti-money laundering compliance responsibilities, pays $1.45 billion penalty to U.S.

Benjamin M. Lawsky, Superintendent of Financial Services, announced today that Commerzbank will pay a $1.45 billion penalty, terminate individual employees who engaged in misconduct, and install an independent monitor for…

London,U.K.: Former Goldman and Harvard, Elias Preko to 4-1/2 years in prison for laundering nigerian corruption ring.

London,U.K.: Former Goldman and Harvard, Elias Preko to 4-1/2 years in prison for laundering nigerian corruption ring.

Former Goldman Sachs banker Elias Preko was sentenced to 4-1/2 years in prison by a London court on Monday for laundering $5 million on behalf of James Ibori, the former…

Former greek Defense Minister sentenced for corruption.

Former greek Defense Minister sentenced for corruption.

The former Greek Defense Minister Akis Tsochatzopoulos has been sentenced to 20 years in prison on Monday night because of bribes and  money laundering in connection with defense deals.  The…

Dutch Mayor wants prolonged jail confinement for some Moroccan offenders.

Dutch Mayor wants prolonged jail confinement for some Moroccan offenders.

The Mayor of the city of Haarlem , Mr Bernt Schneiders wrote a open letter where he dennounced that the punishment of a small group of predominantly young Moroccan offenders…

Armenia cuts diplomatic ties with Hungary due to release of Azeri soldier.

Armenia cuts diplomatic ties with Hungary due to release of Azeri soldier.

    Armenia says it is severing diplomatic ties with Hungary after the release of an Azeri army officer convicted of murdering an Armenian soldier. The Azeri serviceman, Ramil Safarov,…

Norwegian terrorist Breivik sentenced to 21 years jail. His prison cell has three rooms, personal gym and study w/laptop.

Norwegian terrorist Breivik sentenced to 21 years jail. His prison cell has three rooms, personal gym and study w/laptop.

A court in Norway has declared terrorist Anders Behring Breivik mentallly sane and sentenced him to 21 years in jail for mass murder. Around 3 months of jail for each…

France arrested suspect of financing and recruiting for al-Qaida.

France arrested suspect of financing and recruiting for al-Qaida.

French authorities have arrested the administrator of an extremist French website who is suspected of playing a key role in financing and recruiting for al-Qaida and other terrorist groups in…

Czechs accused an alleged Bulgarian-Russian terrorist ring of supplying false documents to extremists.

Czechs accused an alleged Bulgarian-Russian terrorist ring of supplying false documents to extremists.

Prosecutors in the Czech Republic have formally charged three Russians, two Bulgarians and a Moldovan with terrorism, television station bTV said. The group was arrested in April 2011 in connection…

Why not decriminalize drug use. Norway and its 23 reasons not to legalize drugs use.

Why not decriminalize drug use. Norway and its 23 reasons not to legalize drugs use.

The following is stated in the investigation made by the Norwegian Narcotics Governmental Committee  which members, more than 100 consultative bodies, has made a public statement in late February. The…

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