Saudi Arabia reportedly used physical abuse to extract billions from its corruption crackdown
|03/13/2018||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
- 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 >>>