Eva Kaili Investigated for a Major Corruption Case

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Europe Desk, Delhi Magazine: Eva Kaili is being investigated for a major corruption case by Qatari officials , while according to information, her partner, Francesco Giorgi, has also been arrested for the same case . In fact, according to information from Brussels, 100,000 euros were found in the house belonging to her partner.

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The Agence France-Presse (AFP) reports: “Belgian police arrested the Greek socialist MEP Eva Kaili, one of the vice-presidents of the European Parliament, in Brussels on Friday night, a source close to the case told the Agence France-Presse.

The arrest, in connection with a corruption investigation involving World Cup host country Qatar, follows the arrest of four other suspects earlier today, the same source said.

During a large-scale raid in Brussels, the Greek Socialist Vice-President of the European Parliament was detained on Friday. But who is she and where did she come from?

Who is Eva Kaili?

Eva Kaili, who was detained on Friday, is an influential politician of the European left who sits in a think tank with Gordon Bajnai, David Koranyi and Gyorgy Soros.

Eva Kaili was born in Thessaloniki in 1978, her father is a mechanical engineer and the director general of a Greek region. The politician originally studied as an architect in her hometown, then studied international studies in Piraeus, but also studied at Harvard.

Kaili joined the Greek socialist Paszok party in 1992 at the age of 14. She was also a student leader at the university, and in 2002 she was elected as the youngest member of the Thessaloniki City Council.

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The young woman continuously rose through the ranks, in 2004 she was a parliamentary candidate, and in 2007 she was elected to the Athenian legislature, again as the youngest representative at the time.

Eva kaili with her friend

Eva Kaili moved to the European stage in 2014: she was elected as a member of the European Parliament and since then she has strengthened the faction of the European Socialists. She was a member of a number of committees both in Athens and in the European Parliament, focusing mainly on digital and other technology policies in recent years. She became the first Greek woman in this position.

On Friday, however, her career took a turn: during the anti-corruption raid, She and her partner, Francesco Giorgi, who is also the parliamentary colleague of the Belgian Socialist MEP Marie Arena, were detained. Kaili has not yet commented since Friday’s developments.

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The Greek politician, by the way also a member of the European Council on Foreign Relations think tank, whose many international members include Hungarians, including Gordon Bajnai, Dávid Korányi, Klára Dobrev and György Soros.

Eva Kaili’s Current Scandal

According to the prosecutor’s office, investigators have suspected for months that “a Gulf state is influencing the economic and political decisions of the European Parliament” , especially targeting the leaders of the institution, with significant amounts of money and valuable gifts. During the current raid, the police confiscated around 600,000 euros in cash, as well as mobile phones and computers.

One of the vice-presidents of the European Parliament, the Greek socialist Eva Kaili, is also among those detained.

The case also led to the removal of Eva Kaili from PASOK with a decision made public yesterday by its president Nikos Androulakis .

Who is Eva Kaili’s Partner Francesco Georgi

But who is the Italian partner of the Greek MEP? Francesco Giorgi comes from Italy, studied in Milan and here and has been working at the European Parliament since 2009, where he met Eva Kaili five years ago.

Eva Kailis and her partner Francesco Georgi

Following the developments, the faction of the European Socialists announced that Kaili’s membership would be suspended immediately. This was also announced by the politician’s parent party, the Greek Paszok.


Delhi Magazine Team

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