ANEL leader under scrutiny due to party unrest, questions over refugee funds

PoliticsGreek Politics Tags: Elections, Independent Greeks, Kammenos
Photo by Panayotis Tzamaros/Fosphotos
Photo by Panayotis Tzamaros/Fosphotos

Defence Minister Panos Kammenos finds himself under scrutiny this week due to unrest within his Independent Greeks (ANEL) party and the revelation that European anti-corruption authorities are investigating the use of funds allocated for the refugee crisis.

Kammenos suffered a blow on Wednesday, when party secretary Thymios Drosos announced that he is stepping down from his position for unspecified reasons. Although the departing official did not aim any criticism at Kammenos, his departure added to the fe...

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