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Sight beyond sight: Perceiving graft characteristics

After sparking controversy due in particular to the delays in the announcement of his Cabinet, 34 names from various backgrounds were finally selected to assist President Joko ‘Jokowi’ Widodo in carrying out his duties. The delay was mostly caused by the Corruption Eradication Commission’s (KPK) assessment of the integrity of the ministerial candidates as requested by President Jokowi himself. 

Mongolia's parliament dismisses prime minister who was criticized for alleged corruption

ULAN BATOR, Mongolia –  Mongolia's parliament has voted to dismiss the prime minister, who has been under fire for alleged corruption within his administration and who faced criticism for drastically slower economic growth.

The parliament voted 36-to-30 on Wednesday to dismiss Prime Minister Altankhuyag Norov.