On Thursday, October 6, former Uruguayan court prosecutor and former Organized Crime judge Jorge Diaz said during a colloquium in Montevideo that Uruguay is "an ocean" away from the anti-corruption standards suggested by the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD).
"If we compare the huge difference between OECD standards and Uruguayan anti-corruption regulations, we will find that there is something like an ocean.
"Therefore, Uruguay is far from international standards . . .