French National Front leader Marine Le Pen was told toÂ repayÂ â¬9 million of a loan from a Russian-based bank, according to media reports.
The Russian Bank Deposit Insurance Agency is calling in part of the loan granted by theÂ First Czech-Russian Bank, which has since been dissolved,Â Le Monde reports. The National Front is operating thanks to two loans â one for â¬9 million and one for â¬2 million â from the bank dating from 2014.
The paper said that in late December, the insuranceÂ authorityÂ told Russian news agency RNS it had startedÂ legal proceedings for reimbursement, without specifying when …read more
Source: European Voice