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By David A. Clarke Jr.
Blame Washington's intelligence failure, not lack of police
Topic - Vyacheslav Manokhin
NEW YORK — U.S. authorities yesterday arrested a U.N. translator accused of running an extravagant scheme with two partners to sell U.S. visas, mostly to nationals from the Central Asian nation of Uzbekistan.
NEW YORK — U.S. authorities today arrested a U.N. translator and two other persons on charges of running an extravagant scheme to sell U.S. visas, mostly to Russian and Uzbek nationals.
He admitted that he sent the letters under the name of a fictitious official of the U.N. Development Program, which has offices in 150 countries around the world.