20th Mar 2023


Report: Dalli middleman asked for €60mn

Mouth-tobacco producer Swedish Match has told Swedish paper Aftonbladet that a middleman for former EU commissioner John Dalli asked for €10 million immediately and a further €50 million later on to lift an EU ban on export of the product. Dalli has accused the firm of entrapment.

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Why the EU double standards on mental help for asylum seekers?

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