Italy: Erdogan’s son allegedly connected to political corruption

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Bilail Erdogan is one of the three equal shareholders of “BMZ Group Denizcilik,” a marine transportation corporation.

Bilal Erdogan is under investigation by the Italian authorities over a money laundering case. Exiled Turkish businessman Murat Hakan Uzan, a political opponent of Erdogan, asked for the opening of the case.


Bilal Erdogan, the son of the Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, is under investigation in Italy over a money laundering case.

The Bologna public prosecutor has opened a file on B. Erdogan, 35, after a key opponent of the Turkish President, Turkish businessman Murat Hakan Uzan, accused Bilal of bringing to Italy large amounts of money to recycle them.

Uzan, is an exiled political opponent of Erdogan and he is wanted by Turkish authorities. He formed a petition asking from the Italian ...


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