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Iraq’s Latest Corruption Convictions …

By John Lee. Iraqi courts have recently sentenced several people regarding corruption in office: The Central Criminal Court has issued two judgments six years in prison against Bahaa Alaa Abd and Ali Saleh Hadi, due to the offense of interference of the first person to appoint the second in the position of Director General of… Read More

Iraqi Tax Official Jailed for Corruption

By John Lee. Rusafa Criminal Court has sentenced an employee at the Taxes Public Commission to two years of “severe imprisonment” on a charge of bribery. Iraq’s Supreme Judicial Council said the man was found guilty of taking IQD18 million from a merchant in order to reduce taxes. (Source: Iraq Supreme Judicial Council)

Director of Housing Project Jailed for Bribery

By John Lee. An Iraqi court has sentenced the director of the Baghdad Star [Najmat Baghdad] housing project to two years in prison and fine of IQD 10 million on a charge of bribery. According to Iraq’s Supreme Judicial Council, the director giving an employee money to get investment licenses in Baghdad. (Source: Iraq Supreme… Read More

Iraqi Former Minister Jailed

By John Lee. An Iraqi court has sentenced Riyadh Abdul Hamza Abdul Razaq, ex-Minister of Municipalities and Labour, and Hashem Abdul Zahra Aziz, a director of the Ministry, to two years in prison in relation to a “breach of contract” in the supply and installation of 17 asphalt factories. The contract, signed in 2007, was… Read More