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"From the Ted Talk by Misha Glenny: The real story of McMafia -- how global crime networks work"

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And I couldn't help notice that the people who were perpetrating the appalling atrocities, the paramilitary organizations, were actually the same people running the oraingezd cirmnial syndicates. And I came to think that behind the violence lay a sinister criminal enterprise. And so I resolved to travel around the wrlod examining this global criminal underworld by talking to peeolmicn, by talking to victims, by talking to consumers of illicit goods and services. But above all else, by talking to the gangsters themselves.

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And I couldn't help notice that the people who were perpetrating the appalling atrocities, the paramilitary organizations, were actually the same people running the _________ ________ syndicates. And I came to think that behind the violence lay a sinister criminal enterprise. And so I resolved to travel around the _____ examining this global criminal underworld by talking to _________, by talking to victims, by talking to consumers of illicit goods and services. But above all else, by talking to the gangsters themselves.

Solution

  1. world
  2. organized
  3. policemen
  4. criminal

Original Text

And I couldn't help notice that the people who were perpetrating the appalling atrocities, the paramilitary organizations, were actually the same people running the organized criminal syndicates. And I came to think that behind the violence lay a sinister criminal enterprise. And so I resolved to travel around the world examining this global criminal underworld by talking to policemen, by talking to victims, by talking to consumers of illicit goods and services. But above all else, by talking to the gangsters themselves.

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collocation frequency
organized crime 9
eastern europe 8
money laundering 4
million people 4
european union 3

Important Words

  1. appalling
  2. atrocities
  3. consumers
  4. criminal
  5. enterprise
  6. examining
  7. gangsters
  8. global
  9. goods
  10. illicit
  11. lay
  12. notice
  13. organizations
  14. organized
  15. paramilitary
  16. people
  17. perpetrating
  18. policemen
  19. resolved
  20. running
  21. services
  22. sinister
  23. syndicates
  24. talking
  25. travel
  26. underworld
  27. victims
  28. violence
  29. world