LONG READ: Adaptation

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2020-03-17T12:18:01+01:00Tue, 17th Mar '20, 12:18|

The realisation is dawning on more and more people that the coronavirus crisis is not going to be a drawn-out weekend with a critical stock of toilet paper. Nor it is just an early summer break for the kids. We are looking at something that is going to stretch for months and that is going [...]

Why is Ali Sadr’s conviction significant for us?

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2020-03-17T09:46:49+01:00Tue, 17th Mar '20, 09:46|

Ali Sadr Hashemi Nejad was a pillar in Joseph Muscat’s and Keith Schembri’s corrupt game plan that they rolled out in 2013 when they first came to power. Ali Sadr filed an application to open a Maltese bank a few months after Labour came to power. He was granted the license a short number of [...]

Why Ali Sadr Hashemi Nejad is facing anything up to 85 years in prison.

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2020-03-17T08:04:42+01:00Tue, 17th Mar '20, 08:04|

A United States jury four Ali Sadr Hashemi Nejad orchestrated a multi-year scheme to funnel more than US$115 million in payments related to a construction project in Venezuela through the US financial system to his Iranian family business, in violation of US. sanctions against Iran. In a two-week trial the US government established that these [...]