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I would bet that the timing of the EU Parliament/Qatar corruption story was ordered from somewhere at the Commission. In the meantime, no news of the requests made to UvdL for explanations.
by Tom2 on Mon Dec 12th, 2022 at 02:23:55 PM EST
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The million dollar question: did the bags of cash found in the appartment of the EU MP come via a plane carrying some football related group?
by Tom2 on Mon Dec 12th, 2022 at 04:03:34 PM EST
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I haven't a clue. Why don't you tell us?

BTW Van der Leyen is responsible for the European Commission, not the Parliament. Any statements would have to come from the President of the Parliament.

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by Frank Schnittger (mail Frankschnittger at hot male dotty communists) on Mon Dec 12th, 2022 at 06:25:49 PM EST
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oh.
by Cat on Tue Dec 13th, 2022 at 05:24:13 PM EST
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In an almost unanimous vote, EU lawmakers removed [US-Eng. iIMPEaCHeD] Eva Kaili as vice president of the European Parliament on Tuesday (13 December), following the so-called Qatargate, one of the biggest corruption scandals in the EU's history.
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by Cat on Tue Dec 13th, 2022 at 05:31:26 PM EST
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Politico.eu.com | EU pressroom erupts as VDL ducks questions on Schinas' links to Qatar
European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen declined to answer questions about her Vice President Margaritis Schinas' relations with Qatar at a press briefing Monday, triggering fury from the Brussels press corps seeking answers on the biggest corruption [lolwut] scandal to hit the EU in years.
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Asked about the Commission's response to the Qatar corruption [?!] scandal engulfing the European Parliament, and in particular the stance of Schinas, von der Leyen was silent on the Greek commissioner.
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"You didn't answer a single one of the questions," one reporter shouted as Spinant tried to close a session with reporters. "This is not the way to organize a press conference here," Spinant responded through a chorus of protest.
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by Cat on Tue Dec 13th, 2022 at 05:21:11 PM EST
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