Raf Sauviller (1955-2018) was an investigative journalists writing for the Belgian magazines HUMO, EOS and P-Magazine. He has published books about the mafia, the Bende van Nijvel, former Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi and Flemish liberalist politician Jean-Marie Dedecker.


Raf Sauviller
Investigative journalism, Crime, Corruption

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  • Corruption
  • International
  • Justice
  • Organised crime

An investigation into the contemporary Italian mafia in Europe. Or how the mafia made its way to the Low Countries.

Black Diamond

  • Corruption

Smuggling, fraud and tax evasion have been the order of the day in the diamond business in Antwerp for decades. The diamond merchants in the 'Square Mile' are living in a vacuum, in a social and judicial bubble that is sustained in part because of the cooperation of politicians and magistrates.