10 most wanted criminals of the planet
Semyon Mogilevich, Joaquin "Little" Guzman, Taiwanchik, Doku Umarov and others.
Forbes has prepared a traditional list of the most wanted criminals in the world. The basis of the ranking went to the information received from the FBI, the CIA, the Department of the US Drug Enforcement and intelligence services of other countries.
For the first four years of the ranking there is no single American. But Russia has the widest representation. At the same time hit list Semyon Mogilevich, Alimzhan Tokhtakhounov nicknamed Taiwanchik and Chechen separatist leader Doku Umarov.
The leader of the list has changed: Osama bin Laden, who was killed last spring, was replaced by a Mexican drug lord Joaquin "Little" Guzman.
Joaquin "Little" Guzman
The most wanted criminal of the world - the head of the Mexican drug cartel "Sinaloa" Joaquin Guzman. At the beginning of the century drug lord nicknamed "Tiny" (El Chapo) escaped from prison in a laundry truck and has since been a fugitive from Mexican justice somewhere in the mountains north-west of the country. At the traffic marijuana and cocaine Guzman earned billions - in the past year, Forbes included it in the list of the richest people in the world. It promised a reward of $ 5 million for the capture of Guzman.
For a long time, Zawahiri was the second person in "al-Qaida" after Osama bin Laden. After the death of the last Zawahiri was one of the contenders for the vacant post of "terrorist number one". The FBI believes Zawahiri responsible for the bombings of the US embassies in Tanzania and Kenya in the late 1990s.
Dawood Ibrahim heads a huge crime syndicate D-Company, whose interests extend to every imaginable sphere of criminal activity - from drug trafficking to contract killings. Interests syndicate limited mostly indie, Pakistan and the UAE. According to the FBI, Ibrahim is closely linked with al-Qaeda and its South Asian affiliate of "Lashkar-e-Taiba," responsible for the terrorist attack on the Indian city of Mumbai in 2008. There is evidence that Ibrahim is living in Pakistan under the guise of local security forces. In Islamabad, this information categorically deny, calling the absurd. However, about Osama bin Laden were saying the same thing.
United States suspect a Russian businessman Semen Mogilevich, also known as Sergei Schneider, money laundering and arms trafficking, possibly even nuclear. In 2008 Mogilevich was arrested in the case of tax evasion network cosmetics stores "Arbat Prestige", but later released. Washington tried to get away from Moscow Mogilevich's extradition, but was refused: stop the absence of an extradition treaty between the two countries.
The leader of the highly successful branch of Al-Qaeda in Yemen. In 2006, he escaped from the local jail and since the so-called "Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula" is becoming more powerful with each passing year. About Wahishi not much is known, but the United States impose on him the blame for organizing dozens of major terrorist attacks in the region.
Matteo Messina Denaro
Denaro, nicknamed by analogy with the hero of Italian comics "diabolical" (Diabolic), became one of the leaders of the Sicilian Cosa Nostra after the arrest in 2006 of Bernardo Provenzano. Despite the unprecedented efforts of the local police to put an end to the domination of the mafia, Denaro is still at large. 39-year-old Denaro has a passion for women, expensive cars, watches and other luxury goods.
Alimzhan Tokhtakhounov (Taiwanchik)
A crime Alimzhan Tokhtakhounov, also known as Taiwanchik, accused the United States of drug trafficking, weapons and stolen cars. In addition, in 2002 Taiwanchik tried to bribe referees during the competition in figure skating at the Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City. A year later Taiwanchik was detained in Italy. To extradite him to Washington and failed: Tohtahunov was released.
Felicien Kabuga finasiroval one of the worst genocides in human history - the mass murder of 800,000 Rwandans of Tutsi and Hutu tribes in 1994.
Under the direction of Joseph Kony "Lord's Resistance Army" (LRA) for the past two decades, attempts to establish a Christian dictatorship in Uganda. Recently, the LRA lost its historical strength as a result of the combined actions of the Ugandan army, the Sudan and the Democratic Republic of the Congo with the support of the United Nations. However, until now the LRA groups regularly attack small villages, killing and hijacking enslaved thousands of people. Among the illiterate population spread the rumor that Kony can stop bullets.
Emir of the Caucasus Emirate and Chechen separatist leader Doku Umarov is considered to be the organizer of a number of major terrorist attacks in Russia - including the undermining of the train "Nevsky Express" and bombings in the Moscow metro in 2010. Earlier this year, Umarov has claimed responsibility for the terrorist act at the Domodedovo airport. In the spring it was reported that Umarov was killed during a raid by Russian law enforcement agencies. Genetic examination of his death, however, was not confirmed. For the capture of US Umarov promised a reward of $ 5 million.