More 24 Hours for Tahiri, Council Decides
Albanian Daily News
Published October 20, 2017
The Council on the Rules of Procedure, Mandates and Immunity, decided to postpone on Saturday the decision for the removal or not of the immunity of the socialist MP, Saimir Tahiri, former Minister of Interior Affairs.
At the end of a long day when the prosecutors evidences were submitted and Tahiri reacted, Council decided to gives more time Tahiri to prepare his defense.
"You cannot have three days, as you asked. One day is enough for you to prepare the defense for the accuses made by the prosecutors," declared Parliament Speaker, Gramoz Ruci.
The meeting will be held on Saturday, 10:00 a.m., and in this meeting Tahiri's advocate, Artan Hajdari will give a response on the accuses made against his client for drugs traffic and corruption.