Forbes magazine has released a list of Top ten most wanted Criminals (fugitives). In this list, India’s most wanted criminal or DON Dawood Ibrahim is at rank four. He is now a global terrorist. According to the magazine, Dawood is hiding somewhere in Pakistan. He has close links with Pakistan’s Inter-Services Intelligence agency (ISI). He is also suspected to be associated with Al – Qaeda. The list is headed by Al – Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden. Osama is also believed to be hiding in Pakistan’s Waziristan region.
Other famous criminals in this list are Joaquin Guzman. Mexico’s most powerful drug trafficker, Alimzhan Tokhtakhounov, the face of the modern Russian mob, Felicien Kabuga, the driving force behind the Rwanda genocides; and Matteo Messina Denaro, the Italian mafia’s playboy. According to Forbes, everyone on the list has been criminally charged, some of them are by national jurisdictions and some by international tribunals. They all have big history of committing serious inhuman crimes and are considered a dangerous menace to the society.
Forbes has pointed out some common features of all the top ten criminals.
They hack, steal, smuggle, launder and kill on a global scale, working with different partners and evading various law enforcement units and agencies. The most troubling convergence: the merging of international criminal activity with violent terrorism.