Entries in Afghanistan (21)
An Afghan judge Tuesday sentenced the two former heads of what was once Afghanistan's largest bank to five years in prison for involvement in the massive fraud scandal that brought the bank down in 2010.
Corruption levels are higher than ever in Afghanistan and Hamid Karzai has been quick to blame the U.S.
The countries of the developed North/West played two roles in instigating corruption in the developing South/East.
Part of the reason why conditions at Dawood did not come to light earlier was the intervention of one senior U.S. officer.
A post on the Risk Management Monitor last week by Christine Kane talked about the most dangerous countries for expats to work in.
Eighteen senior government officials from Afghanistan will receive anti-corruption training in Singapore through an international aid package.
More than half the journalists murdered in the line of duty were working to expose corruption.
Corruption in Afghanistan is back in the news -- even if our 100,000 troops serving there are not.
Will disclosures by Wikileaks ever lead to prosecutions under the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act? Maybe.