Executive/Government

Südkoreas Opposition beantragt Amtsenthebung Parks

For weeks now, South Korea's President Park has been under pressure because of a corruption affair. Now the opposition has requested her removal. The Parliament wants to vote this week. In Seoul there were mass protests again against Park.
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Galadinner: Merkel tafelte mit Parteispendern

The Chancellor helped the CDU in collecting donations: in the run-up to the regional elections of Baden-Wurttemberg and Berlin Merkel met with economic representatives to discreet fundraising dinners. The participants were not disclosed. Of course, "financial support for our party in the form of a donation" was also promoted. However, the "commitment of a donation was not a prerequisite for participation".

Umstrittene Präsidentin: Südkoreas Parlament stimmt über Amtsenthebung ab

A majority of the parliamentary parties are supporting an impeachment proceedings against South Korea's President Park Geun Hye. The protests against the politician under corruption condemnation continue unabated.
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Südkorea: Justiz nimmt umstrittene Präsidenten-Vertraute in Gewahrsam

An affair surrounding the daughter of a sect founder has shaken South Korea's policy. The friend of President Park should have interfered in government business. Justice takes the controversial president-confidant into custody.
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Aufstand gegen Präsident Kabila: Schicksalstage für den Kongo

Rebellion against Congo's President Kabila: For over a year, Congo's opposition has warned that the president could postpone the election date to simply continue to stay in office. Elections, which are accompanied by distrust, fraud allegations and violence, are often the case. Comparatively new in Africa is the fact that people are rising early and vigorously against emerging fraud by the powerful.
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Brasiliens Ex-Präsident Lula muss vor Gericht

The former Brazilian President Lula has to be held responsible for corruption in court. He faces a long prison sentence. However, he asserts his innocence - the allegations are politically motivated.

Whistleblower: US-Geheimdienstausschuss wirft Snowden unlautere Motive vor

US secret service committee accuses Snowden of unfair motives: Edward Snowden is not a whistleblower for the control panel of the US House of Representatives. Rather, he was a frustrated employee.
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Dosarul Rompetrol 2. Patru foști miniștri pot fi urmăriți penal

oThe Romanian President, Klaus Iohannis, approved the requests for prosecution of former Minister of Justice Tanasescu Nicolae Mihai, former Minister of Finance Popescu Ioan Dan, former Minister of Trade Vladescu Teodor Gheorghe Sebastian and former Minister of Finance Pogea Gheorghe.

DNA cere urmărirea penală a ministrului de Interne, Petre Tobă. Demnitarul şi-a dat demisia

Petre Tobă, the minister of intern affairs reigned after the National Anticorruption Directorate (DNA) prosecutors allegated him of refusing to declassify some important official documents about the expanditure of operative funds of the Department of Intelligence and Internal Protection.

Slotovi hrozí tři roky za mřížemi, pokusil se uplatit řidiče

The ex-chairman of the Slovakia national party Ján Slot could be sentenced to three year’s imprisonment because of a bribe. After a road accident, he offered a bribe to the other person, involved in the accident, if he doesn’t call the police. Public prosecutor’s office took legal action against him on Monday for bribery. The JOJ TV reminded that in the January this year, Ján Slot hit with his Porsche Cayenne Audi A6 and that hit Suzuki SX4 in front of them. The driver of the Suzuki suffered severe injuries. The witnesses of the accident confirmed that Slot offered Audi A6 driver a bribe. The Ex-chairman denied that. After the accident, Slot was admitted to hospital, but he refused a breath test. In Slovakia it automatically means, that you had one per thousand in blood. A district court imposed him a fine six thousand euro and ban on driving for six years. Beside this thing, in the September this year, he was also accused of endangered morals of the youth. In the years 2014 and 2015, he should repeatedly meet a lot of youth girls in the bars. It is silly, he said.
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