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French far-right founder Le Pen charged for 'embezzling' EU cash

French far-right founder Le Pen charged for 'embezzling' EU cash

Jean-Marie Le Pen, founder of the far-right National Front, was charged on Friday for "embezzlement of public funds" over allegations he illegally claimed money from the European parliament to pay France-based staff, lawyers told AFP.

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