Tag: bribery

Trump Campaign Manager’s Dealings With Yanukovych Government Back Under Spotlight

August 17, 2016

Paul Manafort has been linked to payments of over $2 million to US lobbying firms via a non-profit organization acting as a front for the Party of Regions.

Criminal Case Opened Against the Mayor of Astrakhan

November 15, 2013

The Central Investigation Department of the Investigative Committee of Russia (SKR) has opened a criminal case against the detained mayor of Astrakhan, a member of United Russia, Mikhail Stolyarov. According to investigators, he demanded 10 million rubles from an Astrakhan entrepreneur, as well as a stake in his company in exchange for a land parcel. […]