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Trump Junior's real estate investments in India draw red flags; here's why

The Trump Organization has five active projects in India, a country where corruption is common in the real estate industry

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Eric Umansky | ProPublica
President Donald Trump does not like the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act. “It’s a horrible law,” Trump has said. The FCPA makes it a crime for U.S. companies to bribe foreign officials, or to partner with others who are clearly doing so.

Trump has argued that the law puts U.S. firms at a disadvantage. “It’s things like this that cause us to not be able to lead the world,” Trump said on CNBC in 2012. “For this country to prosecute because something took place in India is outrageous.”

Corruption in India is quite common, particularly in the real estate industry. India’s

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First Published: Mar 30 2018 | 3:42 PM IST

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