Mon. Dec 12th, 2022

FORMER EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT MEMBER ARRESTED OVER BRIBERY.

A former member of the European Parliament and four people have been arrested in an investigation into suspected bribery by a gulf State .

Reports say, prosecutors suspect the country tried to influence parliament decision with donations of money or gift .

According to the reports, each worth about six hundred and thirty-two thousand dollars was seized by Belgian police in searches of sixteen Brussels location .

Police have not named the country in question, but unconfirmed local media reports have suggested it was Qatar.

A spokesperson for the Belgian Federal Prosecutor said in a statement, that investigators have suspected that a Gulf State had been influencing economic and political decision of the parliament for several month .

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