Here is a very interesting website I came across:
This institute gathers information on all black market activities and compile it in a comprehensive way. When we talk about political corruption, the
corruption money comes from somewhere, the decisions sometimes don´t make sense to us common mortals, with an insight like this we can unravel a
little more and get a little deeper.
Lets see Turkey for e.g.
Alcohol Smuggling :$60 Million
Cocaine Price :$78.2 per gram
Ecstasy Price :$9.3 per pill
Heroin Price :$31.1 per gram
Marijuana Price :$3.2 per gram (User Submitted) | $6.6 per gram (UN)
Book Piracy :$23 Million
Counterfeiting :$6 Billion
Cigarette Smuggling :$2.5 Billion
Drug Trafficking :$1.7 Billion
Gas and Oil Smuggling :$2500 Million ($2.5 Billion)
Human Smuggling :$400 Million
Movie Piracy :$29 Million
Music Piracy :$22 Million
Number of Prostitutes :118000
Software Piracy :$526 Million
Prostitution :$4.0 Billion
Total Country Black Market Value :$17.16 Billion
2.5 billion in oil smuggling? Where did it came from, was it Syria, Iraq...
A simple google query "oil smuggling Turkey" returns this:
And the most descriptive its this page where connections to Erdogan´s family are expored:
This is just a simple example on how to find interesting topics for research starting from www.havocscope.com...
This kind of research will hardly give us evidential proof of anything but can easily help us to find patterns.
edit on 20-8-2016 by CrapAsUsual because: (no reason given)