US News Why José Manuel Villarejo, the former police officer judged for corruption, shakes the Spanish elite
Germany. At age 96, the former secretary of a Nazi camp released before resuming trial
© Pool / Reuters two judicial officers before the trial of the former secretary of a concentration camp in Itzehoe, On September 30, 2021. An ex-secretary of a 96-year-old Nazi camp should be judged in Germany. Last week, she had been incarcerated for trying to run away the day of her trial. She has just been released.
The trial of the former Spanish Commissioner José Manuel Villarejo opened Wednesday, October 13, 2021. Judged for facts of corruption, in particular, he risks a sentence of 109 years in prison. Only here: for years, he would have registered leaders of the political or economic world at their knowledge. And he has already distributed compromising extracts in the media. Here is his career.
A sturdy man with a face concealed by a protective mask against coronavirus, sunglasses and a beret. On this Wednesday, October 13, 2021, the ex-Spanish police commissioner José Manuel Villarejo, 70, arrives at the national hearing, court located in the suburbs of Madrid, Spain. This is the first day of his trial: judged for facts of corruption, in particular, man could be sentenced to 109 years in prison, the sentence required by the prosecution. The hearing, which should last until the end of January 2022, shakes the Spanish elite: this former police officer is accused of having registered personalities from the world of politics or the economy for years, without their knowledge. And he has already broadcast, in media, extracts of compromising conversations, especially for the former King Juan Carlos.
Ukraine. An attack at the home of a politician involved in the fight against corruption .
© Money Sharma / AFP A 25-year-old man thrown a molotov cocktail in the yard of the politician, Kiev. Photo Stock Illustration. A Cocktail Molotov was launched in the courtyard of the home of a senior official of the Ukrainian presidential administration. Engaged in the fight against corruption, the politician was not injured. The home of a senior official of the Ukrainian presidential administration in Kiev was attacked at the Cocktail Molotov , this Friday, October 22nd.