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The last press and media information about what is going on on organized crime around the world. We gather more than 500 news in 5 different languages every day. We try to provide some selection on illegal trafficking and organized crime.

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Recent News

Organized Crime: A growing concern on the Security Council Agenda

The UN Security Council (UNSC) is increasingly concerned with the detrimental role that organised crime, illicit flows, markets and criminal actors

Expansion of the Ndrangheta in Eastern Europe

The process of expansion of the ‘Ndrangheta in Eastern Europe continues and consolidates, together with the penetration of crime into the politica

Report on the debate regarding EU cash payment limitations

The following paper was originally produced as a submission of the Organized Crime Observatory, Geneva, to the European Commission. Except: . W

Golden promises and unpaid bills: a story of stolen public money in Mongolia

Oyu Tolgoi is one of the most important mining asset located in Mongolia. For decades, the company Rio Tinto have operated the mine without paying

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