EU caught cheating French “friend of Putin”

The candidate in presidents of France, the leader of nationalist party “national front” marine Le Pen was ordered to pay €340 thousand, which was spent on “fake helpers”.

It is reported by Le Figaro.

Marine Le Pen must return the amount spent for payment of wages to his assistant Catherine Gzira and bodyguard Thierry Legia who were fictitiously employed as assistants policy.

It is known that Gzira earned €298,5 thousand, and Legge €41.5 thousand. The money should be returned before 31 January and 28 February respectively. Otherwise, the European Parliament may begin to deduct from the salaries of Le Pen as the MP about 50% of the amount for repayment of expenses.

Recall, her father Jean-Marie Le Pen also had fictitious assistants, he was forced to pay €320 thousand.

As previously reported, according to a poll РОР2017, marine Le Pen will give way to the French conservative Francois Fillon, when both politicians will be able to pass to the second round of presidential elections.