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Anti-corruption prosecutors detain Romanian president's brother

20.06.14 @ 09:18

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Romanian prosecutors said on Thursday that they had detained president Traian Basescu’s brother for allegedly taking a bribe to help keep an underworld boss out of jail. Basescu denied any interference in any justice action on his brother’s behalf while leftist prime minister Victor Ponta called for the president’s resignation.