June 13, 2024

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MEP Eva Kylie will not return to Greece

The former vice-president of the European Parliament is suspected of making referrals through payments in favor of foreign powers, including Qatar. She claims her innocence.

Via Le Figaro with AFP

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Eva Kylie was removed from her post as vice president in mid-December after Belgian courts opened an investigation. Simon Wolfhardt/AFP

Eva Kyli, the former Greek vice president of the European Parliament, is suspected of involvement “Qatargate” corruption caseHe announced in the press that he would not return to his country until then.InnocenceNot approved.

If I cannot convince the Belgian judge that I am innocent, I will not return to my home country“, assured the elected Socialist in the weekend edition of the Greek newspaper Du Vima. Eva Kaili is suspected of having made recommendations in favor of foreign powers, including Qatar, in the decisions of the European Parliament for years, instead of paying. She says she is innocent.

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She knows Four months of detention in Belgium Ahead of his release on the electronic bracelet on Friday. He was sacked as vice-president of the European Parliament in mid-December after Belgian courts opened an investigation. “In December 2022, when I was informed through the media about the allegations against my partner and the father of my daughter, my whole world came crashing down.“, the Greek newspaper assures Eva Kylie.

Eva Kylie’s deputy, Francesco Giorgi, a parliamentary assistant, was part of the first wave of people arrested in Brussels on December 9, when investigators found 1.5 million euros distributed in bags or suitcases. “There were moments when I wanted to put an end to this torture (…) but the thought of my daughter supported me.Adds a 44-year-old MEP.

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