Czech Prime Minister Petr Necas is to formally resign over a graft and spying scandal involving his chief of staff. The case has thrown the political future of the recession-hit EU state into uncertainty.
A recording is doing the rounds online of what appears to be the Turkish prime minister, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, urging his son to hide a large sum of money. The authenticity of the tape has not yet been confirmed.
Resignations and revenge will be on the mind of Bavaria's Christian Social Union when German politicians meet this week. But it's not clear just whose head might be on the political chopping block.
German Minister Hans-Peter Friedrich has resigned following revelations that he leaked confidential police data about a child porn investigation involving a member of parliament.
German Agriculture Minister Hans-Peter Friedrich has offered to resign if a formal inquiry is opened against him for telling a fellow politician about a child porn investigation involving a member of parliament.
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