Europe

Qatargate: Shock but no surprise for some as bribery scandal shakes European Parliament

Emily O’Reilly, the European Ombudsman, says more needs to be spent on anti-corruption efforts following a number of arrests and charges arising from alleged bribery and illicit lobbying activities on behalf of Qatari interests

Greek MEP Eva Kaili, one of 14 vice-presidents of the European Parliament, was arrested last Friday as part the current corruption investigation