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Article d’actualité5 février 2013Office européen de lutte antifraude

European Commission strengthens the protection of the euro by means of criminal law



On 5 February, the European Commission proposed  to crack down on criminals who counterfeit euro notes and coins. Criminal law measures proposed include strengthening cross-border investigations and introducing minimum penalties, including imprisonment, for the most serious counterfeiting offences.
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Date de publication
5 février 2013
Office européen de lutte antifraude