Hashim Rexhepi
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Kosovo central bank chief arrested in corruption probe

Kosovo police have arrested the territory's central bank governor Hashim Rexhepi in an anti-corruption investigation.

The EU's rule of law mission (Eulex) said the probe concerned suspected bribes, tax evasion, influence-peddling and money laundering.

Eulex said Mr Rexhepi was among four suspects whose homes were searched.

  • 23 Jul 2010