Prosecutor: UK is Not Fighting Russian Organized Crime at All

The European prosecutor who has been commended for taking down the Russian Mafia in Spain says Britain’s contribution to fighting Russian crime groups is “less than negative,” the Independent reported Saturday. Jose Grinda (From C-Span)Spanish prosecutor Jose Grinda told The American Interest that there are links between UK politicians and oligarchs and that the country Read more about Prosecutor: UK is Not Fighting Russian Organized Crime at All[…]

Christmas pizzo and Italian restaurants :’Ndrangheta business in Germany

The new episode of MafiEuropa in Germany by Amalia de Simone deals with ‘Ndrangheta business in Germany and its investments. During Christmas season, a series of Italian restaurants in Germany received a message : «We are a cooperative of assistance with decades of experience. We guarantee security for your families and an insurance policy that Read more about Christmas pizzo and Italian restaurants :’Ndrangheta business in Germany[…]

Forbidden Stories

Freedom of information is under attack in many parts of the world :  it is still not guaranteed everywhere, and even in countries where it is a fundamental right, it is not always respected. Forbidden Stories is a non-profit project founded by Freedom Voices Network, a network of journalists whose mission is to continue and Read more about Forbidden Stories[…]

Between mafias and gambling, why is Malta the new “Treasure Island”.

  On the island of Malta is fiscally domiciliated Europe’s highest concentration of gambling operators which guarantees 12% of the GDP to the government. The cash gathered in the gambling den is given to cash courriers, who sometimes are true stock brokers that are taking care of physically transfering money to some “distracted” banking institutions Read more about Between mafias and gambling, why is Malta the new “Treasure Island”.[…]