Billion dollar crook — Busted!


Click to reach the video/complete article at the AlJazeera site. 28 minutes long

❝ Altaf Khanani is a wanted man. He leads a syndicate that launders billions of dollars for the world’s biggest drug cartels and armed groups, including the Taliban and al-Qaeda…He evaded authorities for decades…

❝ “Altaf Khanani was the number one international controller as far as organised crime and terrorist funding was in the world at that time,” says David Stewart of the Australian Federal Police. “And we knew that he was causing significant impact on multiple countries throughout the world, and that’s why we had to take some action…”

❝ 101 East goes inside the year-long undercover sting to catch the world’s most-wanted money launderer.

Real James Bond stuff. Good journalism.