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Prosecutors raid German politicians’ homes in money laundering probe

By Will Barbieri

31 January 2020

Prosecutors raid German politicians’ homes in money laundering probe Römerberg square in Frankfurt (Credit: iStock.com/vichie81)

German police have raided sites belonging to politicians suspected of corruption in an investigation linked to the “Azerbaijani laundromat”.