Interpol Issues Six Wanted Person Alerts Over FIFA Case

Two former FIFA officials, including Jack Warner, and four corporate executives wanted over racketeering and corruption Interpol has placed six people, including two former FIFA officials and four corporate executives, on its most wanted list on racketeering and corruption charges at the request of US authorities. The former FIFA officials are ex-vice president Jack Warner and former FIFA executive committee member, Nicolás Leoz. The Red Notices issued by Interpol are not international arrest warrants. However, they are used by the organisation to inform its member countries that an arrest warrant has been issued for an individual by a judicial authority and who seeks the location and arrest of wanted persons with a view to extradition or similar lawful action. Warner is among nine FIFA officials and five corporate executives charged by the US Department of Justice with running a criminal enterprise that involved more than $150m in bribes. Meanwhile, FIFA President...

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