The conclusion of corruption investigations against ex-finance minister Karl-Heinz Grasser (ÖVP) in the Eurofighter deal is not yet established. As the "press" reported, the corruption prosecutor's office at the Higher Regional Court fights the decision of the Vienna Regional Court to end the procedure.
In November 2011, Grasser was arrested by the Prosecutor's Office in Vienna Causa Eurofighter launched a criminal investigation, which He only learned in the media from March 2019. It was alleged that Grasser, in the course of his activities as finance minister, had received one million euros from a Liechtenstein fund closely related to the Eurofighter manufacturer EADS. However, the suspicion has not been confirmed for Vienna just yet.
Published on 23/04/2019 at. 05:10 at https://www.sn.at/politik/innenpolitik/korruptionsstaatsanwaltschaft-weiter-gegen-grasser-69218290