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Apr 14, 2014, 11:09 ET

USAID contractor ex-employee arrested on embezzlement charges

 Afghan police working with American agents arrested an Afghan man on charges of stealing more than a half million dollars from an agricultural...

Apr 30, 2013, 16:56 ET

One Former Development Worker Sentenced for Embezzlement and Fraud, Another Acquitted

KABUL, Afghanistan | April 24 – A former contractor for a recently completed U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) project in...

Feb 06, 2013, 17:01 ET

La Oficina del Inspector General de USAID y La Fondation Heritage pour Haiti lanzan línea directa contra la corrupción

La Agencia de los Estados Unidos para el Desarrollo Internacional, Oficina del Inspector General (USAID OIG por sus siglas en inglés), y...

Jan 25, 2013, 14:28 ET

USAID Office of Inspector General and La Fondation Heritage pour Haiti Launch Anti-Corruption Hotline

The U.S. Agency for International Development, Office of Inspector General (USAID OIG) and La Fondation Heritage pour Haiti (LFHH), the Haitian...

Dec 03, 2012, 14:06 ET
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Two Former Development Workers Arrested for Fraud

Two former contractors on a recently completed U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) project in Afghanistan have been arrested on...

May 03, 2012, 17:43 ET

Former Development Contractor Sentenced to 3 Years in Prison and $10,000 Fine

The Afghan Special Anti-Corruption Tribunal Court sentenced Din Mohammad Ramin, a former employee on a project funded by the United States Agency...

Jan 12, 2012, 17:24 ET

Former Congressman Sentenced for Obstructing Justice, IARA Ex-Officials Sentenced for Transferring More Than $1 Million to Iraq

Mark Deli Siljander, a former Michigan congressman and U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, was sentenced in federal court on January 11, 2012,...

Dec 22, 2011, 14:52 ET

Australian Man Sentenced to Prison for Steering $15 Million in U.S.-Funded Contracts in Afghanistan

 On December 16, 2011, an ex-agent of a contractor working with the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) was sentenced to 22...

Dec 21, 2011, 12:48 ET

Afghan Arrested on Bribery Charges in Afghanistan

On Sunday, December 18, 2011, Din Mohammad Ramin, 26, was arrested on bribery charges in Kabul. The arrest was carried out by the Afghan National...

May 18, 2011, 15:44 ET

Afghan Sentenced to Prison on Child Pornography Charge

On April 29, 2011, Abdul Ghaffar Adib was found guilty and sentenced to 1 1/2 years in prison by a local Afghan court after child pornography was...

Feb 18, 2011, 15:09 ET

Government Controller Arrested for Embezzlement

Michael E. Hase, 62, was arrested in Dulles, Virginia yesterday by Federal agents of the Office of Inspector General, U.S. Agency for International...

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