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if you transfered the money by wire then it is a total loss. I'm sorry to say that. In fact the money's final destination is probably not the account you wired to.
If you used a bank to wire the money then you should immediately file a fraud complaint with the bank
I'm not sure if the bank will be able to do anything but at least the fraudulent account will be marked
you should also file a complaint with the police
interpol does. They typically have an office or a representative in every country
the interpol does have the power to issue international arrest warrants
one possible way to recover the money (or portion) is with the following:
1) many home insurance policies have a fraud provision. If you have one look for coverage there
2) loss due to fraud may be written off for tax purposes and you might recoup some of the money that way
Realistically these two are your only two options to recover the money
yes! although unlikely that they will reverse but see what they have to sat
by filing a police report that would be your proof of fraud
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