Ex-Defense Minister on Trial in Greek Bribe Case
During his stint as defense minister, Akis Tsochatzopoulos is alleged to have used a network of offshore companies to siphon off millions of euros in bribes.
Former Greek Defense Minister Convicted in Corruption Case
The former minister, Akis Tsochatzopoulos, was sentenced to eight years in prison in the second high-profile corruption conviction in a week in Greece.
Greek ex-Minister Gets Jail Term
A Greek court found former defense minister Akis Tsochatzopoulos guilty of lying on his income statements, the second legal judgment to be handed down by a Greek court against a high-profile political figure in as many weeks.