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Saudi Arabia reportedly used physical abuse to extract billions from its corruption crackdown





Mohammed bin Salman Saudi Arabia Deputy Crown Prince

  • Saudi Arabia reportedly used physical abuse to extract billions of dollars from some of the country’s richest men.
  • At least 17 arrested officials were hospitalized in the early stages of the crackdown, and one died in custody.
  • The corruption probe, spearheaded by Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, saw the arrests of more than 200 officials and businessmen, netting $100 billion in settlements.

Saudi Arabia reportedly used coercion and physical abuse to extract billions of detainees during a crackdown on corruption.

The purge, launched in early November 2017, arrested 11 princes as well as government ministers and wealthy businessmen, who were then held read more >>>

Source:: BusinessInsider.Com

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