Council of Europe members suspected of corruption

After a 10 months-long internal investigation into cash-for-votes allegations focused on Azerbaijan, it was revealed that several members of the Council of Europe’s parliamentary assembly broke the body’s rules on ethics and are “strongly suspected” of corruption. If the judges limited their investigation to Azerbaijan, they did however hear allegations against other member states, including Read more about Council of Europe members suspected of corruption[…]

2nd edition of the “MEDITERRANEO DOWNTOWN” festival in Prato, Toscany.

“MEDITERRANEO DOWNTOWN” 2nd edition From the 3rd to the 6th of May 2018 in Prato, Toscany. The festival dedicated to the Contemporary Mediterranean   Firenze, 20 April 2018 : Why a festival dedicated to the Mediterranean ? Because we are the Mediterranean, and because the Mediterranean is the neuralgic center on which we have to Read more about 2nd edition of the “MEDITERRANEO DOWNTOWN” festival in Prato, Toscany.[…]

‘Ndrangheta assets found in Switzerland

  A family linked to the ‘Ndrangheta invested its money in artwork from the Caravaggio school to launder money made from cocaine trafficking. Genoa chief prosecutor Francesco Cozzi said that the operation “confirms that organized crime groups seek to launder and reinvest illicit revenue through purchasing art and cultural artifacts“. Click here for more information.