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FIFA's Blatter re-elected amid corruption scandal

FIFA President Sepp Blatter has been re-elected to a fifth term, days after football's governing body was shaken by widespread corruption allegations.
May 29, 2015

Putin: FIFA arrests are case of US meddling abroad

Russian President Vladimir Putin criticized the United States on Thursday for its corruption indictment against officials from football's governing body, calling the case an attempt to spread its jurisdiction to other countries.
May 28, 2015

US: Indicted FIFA officials 'corrupted' world soccer

The seven FIFA officials arrested Wednesday in an investigation into the organization's governing body have corrupted the international game, U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch said.
May 27, 2015

Greek ex-minister's wife Vicky Stamati escapes hospital

A former Greek defence minister's wife, jailed for corruption, has escaped from a psychiatric hospital where she was serving her sentence.
BBC: April 2, 2015

Researchers: Freedom from corruption is ‘Human Right’

Many countries have laws criminalizing corruption by government officials.
March 9, 2015

Greek ex-finance minister probed for hiding income

Ex-Greek finance minister Gikas Hardouvelis is being investigated for alleged failure to comply with his tax obligations, a Greek newspaper reported Saturday.
Yahoo! News: March 7, 2015

Former Cypriot minister, son jailed in Greece over arms kickbacks

Cyprus's former interior minister and his son were jailed in Greece on Wednesday for helping a leading Greek politician take millions of euros in kickbacks from arms deals,
eKathimerini: February 11, 2015

OCCRP: Putin Is Corruption's 'Person of the Year'

A Europe-based investigative journalists’ group that follows organized crime and corruption in government has issued a report naming Russian President Vladimir Putin its "2014 Person of the Year."
January 21, 2015

Prosecutor calls for fraud charge against IKA governor

Social Insurance Fund (IKA) governor Rovertos Spyropoulos could face charges for breach of faith and aggravated fraud against the state,
December 10, 2014

Bribery charges against LAOS chief unlikely

It seem unlikely that the leader of the ultranationalist Popular Orthodox Rally (LAOS) party, Giorgos Karatzaferis, will face bribery charges after it was revealed that two middlemen in an arms deal paid 1.6 million euros to his offshore company
eKathimerini: November 30, 2014