The African Union says it's stepping up the fight atainst corruption, which it calls an urgent problem for the continent. That's after a new UN study showing amounts of money are being plundered every year, and damaging growth.
Guatemalan President Jimmy Morales expelled the head of the UN body, citing "security reasons." The official is known for leading an anti-corruption commission that successfully prosecuted top politicians in Guatemala.
The mandate for a UN-backed anti-corruption commission has been ended by the Guatemalan president, himself under investigation. Soldiers surrounded the complex in the country's capital.
Thousands of Romanian expats returned to their native country for a huge anti-government rally in Bucharest. Authorities responded with a brutal show of force, prompting fresh protests. DW looks at the ongoing troubles.
Rosmah Mansor, the wife Malaysia's embattled former prime minister, faced questions over her involvement in a multi-billion dollar scandal. Authorities confiscated her jewelry and over 400 luxury handbags last month.
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