Articles by Mansur Yusupov

Corruption in Russia – a Social Phenomenon

  • 25 May 11
  • Moscow anti-corruption committee
In Russia, corruption can be defined not only as a general criminal concept, but also as a certain form of social phenomena. This phenomenon is measured on such a great scale that over billions of dollars are spent on bribes annually. And here we are speaking of bribes only, whereas corruption is inherent to a number of other crimes, as stipulated in the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation (Article 291: forgeries committed by public officials; Article 285.1: unlawful diversion of budgetary funds; Article 285: abuse of office; Article 303: falsification of evidence, etc.).