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February 27, 2020

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Graft trial begins for Armenia's ousted president

Graft trial begins for Armenia's ousted president

Former Armenian president Serzh Sarkisian on Tuesday went on trial charged with corruption in a case supporters claim is politically-motivated, nearly two years after his ouster in a popular uprising.Sarkisian -- who dominated Armenia in two consecutive terms

Greece, UEFA vow to clean up Greek football

Greece, UEFA vow to clean up Greek football

The Greek government on Tuesday signed an accord with UEFA to clean up Greek football, seeking ways to tackle the threat posed by corruption, match-fixing and other problems."We've taken a political decision to clean up Greek football for good and we are ver

Conservative resurgence on the cards as Iran votes

Conservative resurgence on the cards as Iran votes

Iran votes Friday in key elections which conservatives are expected to dominate, capitalising on public anger against moderate President Hassan Rouhani over a ravaged economy, corruption and multiple crises.The 11th parliamentary election since the 1979 Islami

As Iraqis rally against corruption, ministries up 'for sale'

As Iraqis rally against corruption, ministries up 'for sale'

With Iraq rocked by months of protests against corruption and nepotism, the judiciary is investigating allegations ministeries are up for sale as politicians wrangle to form a new government.These "sales and purchases", which insiders say have dogged Iraqi p

Swiss indict PSG boss, ex-FIFA number two in bribery case

Swiss indict PSG boss, ex-FIFA number two in bribery case

Paris Saint-Germain chief Nasser Al-Khelaifi and FIFA's disgraced former secretary general Jerome Valcke have been indicted in Switzerland for alleged corruption in the attribution of football broadcasting rights.The Swiss attorney general's office (OAG) sai