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MYANMAR-THE ANTI-CORRUPTION COMMISSION LANDS SOME BIG FISH AT LAST

MYANMAR-THE ANTI-CORRUPTION COMMISSION LANDS SOME BIG FISH AT LAST
State seal of Myanmar, 2008. Wikipedia

The Irrawaddy-Sept 14

The decision by Myanmar’s Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) to take action against the attorney general of Yangon Region and five other officials for taking bribes in exchange for withdrawing a murder case is a landmark move in a country plagued by rampant, chronic corruption in every sector of the government, including the judicial system.

Read more at: https://www.irrawaddy.com/opinion/editorial/anti-corruption-commission-lands-big-fish-last.html

First published in: The Irrawaddy

 

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