Prosecutors lift fraud charge threat over Czech PM Babis


Category: Czech Republic

Billionaire has always denied wrongdoing but case has hung over his premiership.

“I don’t think this will change things in the parliament . . . But I expect protests to take place even earlier now [than planned]. This [decision by prosecutors] will raise concerns and suspicions that this is politically motivated,” said Milan Nic, from the German Council on Foreign Relations (DGAP).