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TALKING EUROPE

TALKING EUROPE

Latest update : 2010-05-28

Stamping out corruption

78% of Europeans believe corruption is a major problem in their country (Euro barometer survey). As EU governments vow to cut their soaring deficits, cracking down on bribes and kickbacks has become a top priority. Our guests discuss what member states can do to deal with the issue.

  • Cristina Gutiérrez-Cortines, Spanish MEP, European People's Party
  • Astrid Lulling, Luxembourgish MEP, European People's Party
  • Presented by Christophe Robeet
  • Prepared by Soumaya Benaïssa

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