{FD} Greece: Parliament debates investigation over pharma scandal

Greek lawmakers are debating whether to launch an investigation into 10 senior politicians — including two former prime ministers, the current central bank governor and a European commissioner — over allegations they were involved in a pharmaceutical bribery scandal.

{FD} El Salvador detains 3 officers in torture, abduction case

Police in El Salvador arrested two military colonels and a lieutenant colonel Tuesday in connection with the case of eight soldiers who were convicted last year of abducting and torturing two people, one of them a minor.

{FD} France argues World Court has no jurisdiction in graft case

A legal battle between France and Equatorial Guinea over the corruption prosecution of the African nation's vice president is back before the International Court of Justice, months after a Paris court convicted the vice president.

{FD} Israel’s Netanyahu is no stranger to scandals

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, fighting for his political life after being accused of taking bribes from billionaire supporters, is no stranger to scandal.

{FD} Israel police recommend corruption charges against Netanyahu

Israeli police have recommended that Benjamin Netanyahu be indicted on bribery and breach of trust charges in two corruption cases, a development that deals an embarrassing blow to the embattled prime minister and is likely to fuel calls for him to resign.

{FD} Official: US believes ex-Venezuela oil czar took bribes

U.S. prosecutors believe Venezuela's former oil czar received bribes as part of a major graft scheme that allegedly took place in the OPEC nation's oil industry, an American official familiar with the probe said.

{FD} Lawyers say Maldives’ top judge unconstitutionally detained

A lawyer for the Maldives' chief justice says he is being unconstitutionally detained after being forcefully dragged on the floor from his chambers by security personnel in riot gear following last week's surprise ruling to free jailed politicians.

{FD} Philippine anti-graft chief defies Duterte order in standoff

The head of a key Philippine anti-graft agency has defied an order by President Rodrigo Duterte's office to suspend her deputy for allegedly disclosing confidential information to the media about an investigation into the tough-talking leader's alleged undeclared wealth.

{FD} Haley, Tillerson call out Russia on Syria’s chemical weapons use

President Trump’s top diplomats called out Russia on Tuesday for being complicit in the Syrian government's alleged poison gas attack on civilians — the rebuke coming a day after rescuers reported Syrians, including women and children, were suffering from suffocation after the suspected chlorine attack.

{FD} EXCLUSIVE: Inside Iraq’s biggest potential weapon of mass destruction: Mosul Dam

From the crack of dawn until the skies fade into a starry dusk, hundreds of technicians from all over the world can be seen against a backdrop of dun-colored mountains and a still, sapphire reservoir.

{FD} Inside Mosul Dam, Iraq’s biggest potential weapon of mass destruction

From the crack of dawn until the skies fade into a starry dusk, hundreds of technicians from all over the world can be seen against a backdrop of dun-colored mountains and a still, sapphire reservoir.

{FD} Ecuador selects new VP after Odebrecht scandal conviction

Ecuador has chosen a new vice president to replace Jorge Glas, who was sentenced to 6 years in jail for his role in a bribery scheme involving the Brazilian company at the center of Latin America's biggest corruption scandal.