Former Veneto leader denies flood barrier bribery charges

(AGI) Rome, June 23 - Charges of bribery, extortion and moneylaundering related to building a flood barrier for Venice havebeen denied by the former centre-right President of Venetoregion, Giancarlo Galan. He said on Monday he firmly believedin the Mose project and was proud of his part in it. It wasfinanced with government money, he added. . .

(AGI) Rome, June 23 - Charges of bribery, extortion and moneylaundering related to building a flood barrier for Venice havebeen denied by the former centre-right President of Venetoregion, Giancarlo Galan. He said on Monday he firmly believedin the Mose project and was proud of his part in it. It wasfinanced with government money, he added. . .