Al Jazeera Investigative Unit

Al Jazeera Investigative Unit

Cyprus

Cyprus to strip seven people of 'golden passports'

Move to remove citizenship comes weeks after an Al Jazeera investigation revealed the country's passport business.

Cyprus to strip seven people of 'golden passports'

Cyprus

Exclusive: Cyprus sold passports to 'politically exposed persons'

Leaked documents show Cyprus passport scheme allowed political figures 'vulnerable to corruption' to buy EU citizenship.

Exclusive: Cyprus sold passports to 'politically exposed persons'

Cyprus

The Cyprus Papers: These individuals paid $2.5m for EU passports

See the faces behind the stories and explore data proving Cyprus sold passports to criminals and high-ranking officials.

The Cyprus Papers: These individuals paid $2.5m for EU passports

Cyprus

Exclusive: EU eyes legal action over Cyprus's 'golden passport'

EU commissioner for justice calls for changes to citizenship-through-investment scheme after Al Jazeera investigation.

Exclusive: EU eyes legal action over Cyprus's 'golden passport'

Cyprus

Cyprus's dirty secrets

A leak of confidential files reveals how Cyprus became a haven for the world's elite and poses a threat to EU security.

Cyprus's dirty secrets

Cyprus

Cyprus cashes in as haven for elites fearful of home countries

The Cyprus Papers reveal 500 Chinese and more than 350 Arabs bought Cypriot passports, granting them EU access.

Cyprus cashes in as haven for elites fearful of home countries

Cyprus

How rich Russians turned Cyprus into 'Moscow on the Med'

The Cyprus Papers reveal that in just two years, 1,000 wealthy Russians bought 'golden passports' from Cyprus.

How rich Russians turned Cyprus into 'Moscow on the Med'

Investigation

Explainer: What are The Cyprus Papers?

Al Jazeera has obtained over 1,400 Cypriot passport applications, revealing they were sold to criminals and fugitives.

Explainer: What are The Cyprus Papers?

Investigation

Who are the super rich who buy a new nationality?

Cyprus has made billions of dollars from passport sales. Who are the people that buy them, and why do they do it?

Who are the super rich who buy a new nationality?

Investigation

'Cypriot passport sale is a risk to EU security'

Al Jazeera's Investigative Unit found criminals, fugitives and sanctioned people could buy EU passports in Cyprus.

'Cypriot passport sale is a risk to EU security'

Corruption

Exclusive: Cyprus sold passports to criminals and fugitives

A leak of government documents reveals Cyprus sold citizenship to dozens of foreigners linked to crime and corruption.

Exclusive: Cyprus sold passports to criminals and fugitives

Corruption

Exclusive: Corruption allegations in Namibian 5G deal with Huawei

Windhoek city councillor alleges she was offered money by local politician to drop objections against tentative 5G deal.

Exclusive: Corruption allegations in Namibian 5G deal with Huawei