June 24, 2024



Two German ministries searched in money laundering investigation


By Euronews with AP, AFP

German investigators on Thursday raided the country’s finance and justice ministries as part of a money-laundering probe.

The ministries were suspected of obstructing justice by failing to hand over evidence amounting to “millions of euros” of laundered money, prosecutors said.

The case is focused on employees of a Cologne-based unit of Germany’s customs service that fights money laundering.

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