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Tuesday, 11 December 2012

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Please check back here as this article will be updated as I find more.... as you can see below.

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Liberman to resign as foreign minister over indictment

Foreign minister says following meetings with his legal team that he will resign from his post, after it was announced he would be indicted for fraud, breach of trust; PMO: Netanyahu de-facto FM.

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China dismisses top provincial official after corruption probe

Singapore official resigns over affair

The Times Editor Harding Resigns

LONDON—The editor of U.K. newspaper The Times resigned Wednesday, marking the latest in a series of high-level management changes at News Corp

Louisiana U.S. Attorney Resigns; Prosecuted O’Keefe

Attorney General Eric Holder’s chief of staff, Gary Grindler, plans to resign his post at the Department of Justice on Wednesday. Grindler was directly involved in the Operation Fast and Furious scandal.

SNC-Lavalin suspends payments to ex-CEO arrested for fraud

Max Clifford arrested on suspicion of sexual offences

One of UK's best known publicists arrested by officers investigating abuse claims against Jimmy Savile and others

28 arrested in Spain for alleged links to Toronto-based child porn network

10 arrested in international cybercrime ring

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Three British men arrested in Libor probe

President resigns after riots leave 22 dead in Argentina
President Fernando De la Rua resigned and fled the government palace in a helicopter, driven from office by a devastating economic crisis and days of rioting that left 22 people dead and homes and supermarkets across Argentina ransacked.

Tunisian President May Resign

The President of South Sudan, Salva Kiir, Must Resign

KNU President General Tamla Baw resigns and urges Congress to elect ‘right leaders’

UPDATE 3-Police arrest Serbia's richest man in anti-graft probe

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Investigations against German Bank directors after raid

Wednesday 12, December 2012, 16:41 Clock

500 policeman and tax investigators raid Deutsche Bank for tax fraud

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Italian police arrest ex-Finmeccanica exec, investigate former minister for alleged corruption

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Syria Issues Arrest Warrants against Hariri, MP Saqr, Louay Meqdad

Minister Mangoma arrested

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Former premier of Turks and Caicos accused of corruption arrested in Brazil

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Former Croatian prime minister Ivo Sanader arrested

Former Croatian prime minister, Ivo Sanader, wanted in connection with an anti-corruption probe, was arrested in Austria on Friday.

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Cayman Islands premier McKeeva Bush arrested

The premier of the Cayman Islands has been arrested as part of a corruption investigation, local police say.

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Malta Government Collapses After Own MP Joins Opposition to Vote Down Budget Bill

Clinton cancels Middle East trip because of ill health

Former President George H.W. Bush in hospital for third week

Read more:

Venezuela awaits Chavez update

Kuwait's government resigns to make way for new cabinet

Entire Ukraine government resigns

EUR/USD Facing Pressure After Italian Prime Minister Resigns

Cheikh Modibo Diarra, Mali Prime Minister, Resigns After Being Arrested By Junta

Indonesian minister resigns over corruption allegations

Orphy Klempa Resigns Senate Seat Monday to Join Ohio County Commission

Benghazi Local Council president resigns again

Update: BBC chief resigns

this one is a bit older, but no less telling:

Dutch government falls in budget crisis

Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte has tendered his government's resignation to Queen Beatrix, paving the way for early elections.

Polish economy minister, deputy premier resigns


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