PA economy minister charged with corruption

30.11.2011                      04.Kislev. 5772

Westjordanland:

PA economy minister charged with corruption

Abu Libdeh, who denies charges, is accused of breach of trust, fraud, insider trading and embezzlement of public funds.

PA Minister of Economy Hasan Abu Libdeh will stand trial for financial corruption, the Palestinian Authority’s prosecutor-general announced Tuesday.
According to the charge sheet submitted to a PA court in Ramallah, Abu Libdeh is accused of breach of trust, fraud, insider trading and embezzlement of public funds….