FIFA Officials Arrested on Corruption Charges; Face Extradition to U.S.

As FIFA leaders gathered for a meeting, Swiss law enforcement officials arrived unannounced and made arrests at the Justice Department’s request on charges including racketeering and money laundering.

Source: www.nytimes.com

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This shocking report is no shock — there have been ample warnings of potential threat (The Weekend Australian, 9 Feb 2013, Page35)


This shocking report is no shock — there have been ample warnings of potential threat
GIDEON HAIGH
The Weekend Australian
9 Feb 2013

IT was like Captain Renault’s raid on Rick’s in Casablanca. Everyone at the launch of the Australian Crime Commission’s sport report was shocked — shocked! — to find gambling/doping/organised crime/disorganised sleaze going on under their noses….read more…