16 octombrie 2021

Maduro ally extradited to US on money laundering charges


MIAMI (AP) – A top fugitive close to Venezuela ‘s socialist government has been put on a flight from Cape Verde to the United States to face money laundering charges, a senior U.S. official confirmed Saturday.Alex Saab was on a chartered Justice Department flight from the West African country, a small island chain, where he was arrested 16 months ago while making a stop on the way to Iran for what Nicolás Maduro’s government later described as a diplomatic humanitarian mission.The official [...]