Government Corruption Photos on Townhall

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              Vice chairman of Arik Air Nigeria, Senator Aniete Okon, speaks to journalists during a press conference in Lagos, Nigeria. Thursday, Sept. 20, 2012. Nigeria's largest airline Arik Air L

    Vice chairman of Arik Air Nigeria, Senator Aniete Okon, speaks to journalists during a press conference in Lagos, Nigeria. Thursday, Sept. 20, 2012. Nigeria's largest airline Arik Air L

    Posted: 9/20/2012 5:13:39 PM EST
    Vice chairman of Arik Air Nigeria, Senator Aniete Okon, speaks to journalists during a press conference in Lagos, Nigeria. Thursday, Sept. 20, 2012. Nigeria's largest airline Arik Air Ltd. halted all its domestic flights indefinitely Thursday as its leaders alleged government corruption made it impossible for the carrier to fly, after officials raided and disrupted its flights without explanation.(AP Photo/Sunday Alamba)
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              Indian political cartoonist Aseem Trivedi speaks after he was released from jail on bail in Mumbai, India, Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2012. Trivedi whose drawings mock Indian government corru

    Indian political cartoonist Aseem Trivedi speaks after he was released from jail on bail in Mumbai, India, Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2012. Trivedi whose drawings mock Indian government corru

    Posted: 9/12/2012 9:18:31 AM EST
    Indian political cartoonist Aseem Trivedi speaks after he was released from jail on bail in Mumbai, India, Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2012. Trivedi whose drawings mock Indian government corruption was jailed on a sedition charge in an arrest that was widely condemned Monday as evidence of political leaders' increasing intolerance of criticism. (AP Photo/ Rajanish Kakade)
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              Indian political cartoonist Aseem Trivedi gestures after he is arrested by the police on charges of mocking the Indian constitution in his drawings, in Mumbai, India, Sunday, Sept. 9, 2

    Indian political cartoonist Aseem Trivedi gestures after he is arrested by the police on charges of mocking the Indian constitution in his drawings, in Mumbai, India, Sunday, Sept. 9, 2

    Posted: 9/10/2012 5:33:19 AM EST
    Indian political cartoonist Aseem Trivedi gestures after he is arrested by the police on charges of mocking the Indian constitution in his drawings, in Mumbai, India, Sunday, Sept. 9, 2012. Police arrested Trivedi on sedition charges after his drawings criticizing government corruption irked the ruling Congress party. (AP Photo)
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    Posted: 4/6/2012 9:00:46 PM EST
    Rony Mazariegos Barrera, a migrant from Honduras, participates in a reenactment of the Passion of Christ in the town of Tenosique, Mexico, Friday April 6, 2012. Organized by a local migrant shelter, dozens of mostly Central American migrants participated in the reenactment of the Passion of Christ as they walked about 18 miles (some 30 km) in order to call attention to the plight of Central American migrants whose journey across Mexico northwards to the United States has become increasingly dangerous as they have become targets of organized crime fueled by what they say are inhumane US anti-terrorist and immigration policies and Mexican government corruption at all levels. (AP Photo/Prometeo Lucero)
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    Posted: 4/6/2012 9:00:46 PM EST
    Migrants participate in a reenactment of the Passion of Christ in the town of Tenosique, Mexico Friday April 6, 2012. Organized by a local migrant shelter, dozens of mostly Central American migrants participated in the reenactment of the Passion of Christ as they walked about 18 miles (30 km.) in order to call attention to the plight of Central American migrants whose journey across Mexico northwards to the United States has become increasingly dangerous as they have become targets of organized crime fueled by what organizers say are inhumane US anti-terrorist and immigration policies and Mexican government corruption at all levels. (AP Photo / Prometeo Lucero)
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    Posted: 4/6/2012 9:00:46 PM EST
    A Central American migrant carries a cross participates in a reenactment of the Passion of Christ in the town of Tenosique, Mexico Friday April 6, 2012 as he passes next to a banner hanging from the walls of a Mexican military base. Organized by a local migrant shelter, dozens of mostly Central American migrants participated in the reenactment of the Passion of Christ as they walked about 18 miles (30 km.) in order to call attention to the plight of Central American migrants whose journey across Mexico northwards to the United States has become increasingly dangerous as they have become targets of organized crime fueled by what organizers say are inhumane US anti-terrorist and immigration policies and Mexican government corruption at all levels. (AP Photo / Prometeo Lucero)
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    Posted: 4/6/2012 9:00:45 PM EST
    Rony Mazariegos Barrera, a migrant from Honduras, participates in a reenactment of the Passion of Christ in the town of Tenosique, Mexico Friday April 6, 2012. Organized by a local migrant shelter, dozens of mostly Central American migrants participated in the reenactment of the Passion of Christ as they walked about 18 miles (30 km.) in order to call attention to the plight of Central American migrants whose journey across Mexico northwards to the United States has become increasingly dangerous as they have become targets of organized crime gangs fueled by what organizers say are inhumane US anti-terrorist and immigration policies and Mexican government corruption at all levels. (AP Photo / Prometeo Lucero)
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    Posted: 1/13/2012 5:10:48 AM EST
    A angry youth protest in front of a burning barrier following the removal of a fuel subsidy by the government in Lagos, Nigeria, Tuesday, Jan. 10, 201. Angry youths erected a burning roadblock outside luxury enclaves in Nigeria's commercial capital Tuesday as a paralyzing national strike over fuel prices and government corruption entered its second day.(AP Photo/Sunday Alamba)
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    Posted: 1/13/2012 5:10:48 AM EST
    Angry youths burn debris following the removal of a fuel subsidy by the government in Lagos, Nigeria, Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2012. Angry youths erected a burning roadblock outside luxury enclaves in Nigeria's commercial capital Tuesday as a paralyzing national strike over fuel prices and government corruption entered its second day. (AP Photo/Sunday Alamba)
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    Posted: 1/12/2012 10:25:46 AM EST
    Angry protesters attack a car on the third day of nation wide strike following the removal of a fuel subsidy by the government in Lagos, Nigeria, Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2012. Nigeria's government has warned an ongoing, paralyzing national strike risks anarchy in the oil-rich nation, as demonstrations over spiraling fuel prices and government corruption entered its third day Wednesday. (AP Photo/Sunday Alamba)
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    Posted: 1/12/2012 10:25:46 AM EST
    Angry youths smash a car on the third day of nation wide strike following the removal of a fuel subsidy by the government in Lagos, Nigeria, Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2012. Nigeria's government has warned an ongoing, paralyzing national strike risks anarchy in the oil-rich nation, as demonstrations over spiraling fuel prices and government corruption entered its third day Wednesday. (AP Photo/Sunday Alamba)
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    Posted: 1/12/2012 10:25:45 AM EST
    Angry youths protest with a placard 'We are ready for civil war if the fuel price cannot come down' on the third day of nation wide strike following the removal of a fuel subsidy by the government in Lagos, Nigeria, Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2012. Nigeria;s government has warned an ongoing, paralyzing national strike risks anarchy in the oil-rich nation, as demonstrations over spiraling fuel prices and government corruption entered its third day Wednesday. (AP Photo/Sunday Alamba)
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    Posted: 1/12/2012 10:25:45 AM EST
    People line up to buy fuel at a government petrol station on the third day of nation wide strike following the removal of a fuel subsidy in Lagos, Nigeria, Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2012. The nationwide strike first began over gasoline prices more than doubling, but now it encompasses criticism of all Nigeria's failings. People shout to anyone that will listen about the country's cratered roads, dilapidated schools and the government corruption that leaves politicians wealthy and the people largely poor in the oil-rich nation. (AP Photo/Sunday Alamba)
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    Posted: 1/12/2012 1:35:46 AM EST
    Police officers tries to extinguish a burning roadblock following a protest over the removal of a fuel subsidy by the government in Lagos, Nigeria, Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2012. Angry youths erected a burning roadblock outside luxury enclaves in Nigeria's commercial capital Tuesday as a paralyzing national strike over fuel prices and government corruption entered its second day.(AP Photo/Sunday Alamba)
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    Posted: 1/12/2012 1:35:46 AM EST
    A police officer tries to extinguish a burning roadblock following a protest over the removal of a fuel subsidy by the government in Lagos, Nigeria, Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2012. Angry youths erected a burning roadblock outside luxury enclaves in Nigeria's commercial capital Tuesday as a paralyzing national strike over fuel prices and government corruption entered its second day.(AP Photo/Sunday Alamba)
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    Posted: 1/12/2012 1:35:46 AM EST
    Protesters burn a barricade following the removal of a fuel subsidy by the government in Lagos, Nigeria, Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2012. Angry youths erected a burning roadblock outside luxury enclaves in Nigeria's commercial capital Tuesday as a paralyzing national strike over fuel prices and government corruption entered its second day. (AP Photo/Sunday Alamba)
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    Posted: 1/12/2012 1:35:46 AM EST
    A police officer tries to extinguish a burning roadblock following a protest over the removal of a fuel subsidy by the government in Lagos, Nigeria, Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2012. Angry youths erected a burning roadblock outside luxury enclaves in Nigeria's commercial capital Tuesday as a paralyzing national strike over fuel prices and government corruption entered its second day.(AP Photo/Sunday Alamba)
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    Posted: 1/12/2012 1:35:46 AM EST
    An unidentified man extinguish the debris of burning barrier set by angry youths following the removal of a fuel subsidy by the government in Lagos, Nigeria, Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2012.Angry youths erected a burning roadblock outside luxury enclaves in Nigeria's commercial capital Tuesday as a paralyzing national strike over fuel prices and government corruption entered its second day. (AP Photo/Sunday Alamba)
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    Posted: 1/12/2012 1:35:46 AM EST
    A police officer face an angry protester in front of a burning barrier following the removal of a fuel subsidy by the government in Lagos, Nigeria, Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2012. Angry youths erected a burning roadblock outside luxury enclaves in Nigeria's commercial capital Tuesday as a paralyzing national strike over fuel prices and government corruption entered its second day.(AP Photo/Sunday Alamba)
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    Posted: 1/12/2012 1:35:46 AM EST
    People protest following the removal of a fuel subsidy by the government in Lagos, Nigeria, Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2012. Angry youths erected a burning roadblock outside luxury enclaves in Nigeria's commercial capital Tuesday as a paralyzing national strike over fuel prices and government corruption entered its second day.(AP Photo/Sunday Alamba)