Ex-interior Minister of Albania was accused of drug trafficking

Экс-главу МВД Албании обвинили в наркоторговле

Around the former head of the interior Ministry scandal

Saimir Tahiri questioned and searched his residence.

The Albanian Parliament lifted the immunity of former interior Minister, suspected that he was connected with the drug trade. This is with reference to the AP, reports UKRINFORM.

“Deputies on Wednesday voted to allow prosecutors to question Saimir Tahiri and search his residence”, – is spoken in the message.

As noted, the prosecution Tahiri links with a criminal group that is suspected of trafficking large amounts of cannabis. Recently, some leaders of this group were arrested in Italy.

Ex-Minister denies any connection with the criminal gang.

Tahiri was the Minister of internal Affairs until March and is now a member of Parliament from the ruling Socialist party.

The fight against drug trafficking and organized crime is a serious challenge for Albania, a NATO member since 2009, which aims to start negotiations on full membership in the EU.

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