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General Alexei Charges Cabinet Members With Corruption CHISINAU, October 7, (BASA) -- General Nicolae Alexei, the former head of the Department Against Organized Crime and Corruption (DAOCC) charged top ranking officials with cooperation…

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UN Council Speaks Out Against Arms Trafficking UNITED NATIONS, Sept 24, (AP) -- The U.N. Security Council on Friday endorsed sweeping gun-control measures, including a ban on private ownership of assault rifles, in a bid to curb civil wars,…

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Japanese Man Charged With Hijack, Murder TOKYO, Aug 13, (AFP) -- Tokyo prosecutors on Friday charged a 28- year-old man with hijacking a jumbo jet with 517 people aboard and stabbing the captain to death, officials said. Prosecutors said…

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Danish Aid Workers Living in Fear Over Caprivi Crisis JOHANNESBURG, Aug.13 , (ANS) -- Danish aid workers in Namibia said this week they were living in fear of their lives following threatening phone calls and armed break-ins into some of…

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War Crimes Probe Will Proceed Without Croatia's Help THE HAGUE, Nov 15, (AFP) -- War crimes investigators from the International Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) will proceed with planned work in Croatia despite Zagreb's refusal to…

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Russian Organised Crime on Rise, Police Say MOSCOW, Nov 15, (Itar-Tass) -- This year's organised crime rate is tending to grow, the Russian Interior Ministry's Anti-Organised Crime Directorate (GUBOP) chief, police Lieutenant-General…

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