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Six Senior officials of FIFA have been arrested

Six senior officials of FIFA

Six senior officials of FIFA (the International Football Federation) were arrested by the Swiss police early Wednesday 27 May in Zurich , at the request of US authorities. The New York justice suspected of having accepted ” since the early 1990s of bribes and commissions in the amount of several million dollars ,” said the Swiss Federal Justice (FOJ ) ...

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Senior officials of the FIFA were arrested for allegations of corruption

Senior officials of the FIFA

Senior officials of the FIFA are in the custody of Swiss police. Several senior officials of the FIFA (International Football Federation) were arrested early Wednesday, May 27 by the Swiss police , reports the New York Times says the US justice demands their extradition on allegations of corruption . FIFA holds in this weekend ‘s annual conference where President Sepp ...

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