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EU court strikes down Tunisian asset freeze

02.04.14 @ 18:28

  1. By EUOBSERVER

The EU court Wednesday overturned an asset freeze on Mehdi Ben Ali, the nephew of the former Tunisian president, on a technicality. It said his money should still be frozen, pending an appeal, in case he moves it out of Europe. It declined to award him damages, claimed at €50,000.