Romania files charges against former chief anti-corruption prosecutor
Friday, 29 March 2019 BUCHAREST, March 29 (Reuters) - A Romanian agency tasked with investigating magistrates has filed criminal charges against former chief anti-corruption prosecutor Laura Codruta Kovesi and banned her from leaving the country for two months, it said on Friday. Kovesi is a frontrunner to become the European Union's first fraud prosecutor, despite opposition from Romania's ruling Social Democrats who forced her out of...
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