Greek journalist arrested for exposing 'Lagarde list' of Swiss bank accounts

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Journalist is arrested for publishing a 2010 file by then-French finance minister Christine Lagarde of about 2,000 Greeks with Swiss bank accounts.

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Greek authorities arrested a celebrated investigative journalist Sunday after his magazine disclosed the names of several thousand Greeks with Swiss bank accounts, including members of the country's political and business elite, a development that comes as an embarrassment to the government and will put more pressure on it to crack down on the country's chronic tax evasion, reports The Wall Street Journal.