Tajikistan: Money by Marriage
The Organized Crime and Corruption Reporting Project (OCCRP) is a global network of investigative journalists.
This has been in the works for a while.
is dropping an in-depth look into how a modern kleptocracy works.
OUR LATEST INVESTIGATION: In #Tajikistan, family connections are everything. One man managed to marry into the family of President Emomali #Rahmon. OCCRP uncovers the rise of Shamsullo Sakhibov and reveals what happens to those who cross him
NEW INVESTIGATION: OCCRP tells the story of the rise of Shamsullo Sakhibov, son-in-law of #Tajikistan's unchallenged long-time President Emamoli #Rahmon. Read the stories here:
Since marrying one of the 7 daughters of the president of Tajikistan, a young businessman has built an empire that stretches across the country. An investigation shows how unlimited political power leads to business success the country.