Saturday, June 29, 2013

Senior Vatican Cleric Arrested/ Money Laundering Concerns

http://www.google.com/hostednews/afp/article/ALeqM5hIKxjoFypBMj9P2yzQBM4-VqcGcg?docId=CNG.3b92ed19d5833590f67fcf4db3b14b65.521

..."Nunzio Scarano, known as "monsignor" in recognition of his seniority at the Holy See, is accused of fraud and corruption for plotting to illegally fly 20 million euros ($26 million) in cash into Italy from Switzerland.
The 61-year-old was arrested along with a former member of the secret service and a financial broker after an investigation into the Institute for Works of Religion (IOR) -- as the Vatican bank is known -- raised suspicions he was involved in money laundering...."

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