The Latest Albanias lawmakers impeach President Meta

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2021-06-10

Forty-nineSocialistlawmakerssetupacommitteeinlateApriltoinvestigateMeta,Metahad"seriouslyviolatedtheconstitution",June9(Xinhua)--AlbanianlawmakersvotedonWednesdayinanextraordinaryplenarysessioninParliamenttoimpeachPresidentIlirMeta,whohasbeenaccusedofviolatingthecountry,gateMeta,Metahad"seriouslyviolatedtheconstitution",theheadoftheinvestigativecommittee,SocialistdeputyAlketIslami,presentedtolawmakersa96-pagefinalreportdraftedbythecommittee,sayingthat"thepresidentviolated17articlesoftheconstitution"andthat"theseviolationsareconsideredbythecommitteeasgrave."PresidentMetahasbeenaccusedofincitinghatredandviolenceinthecountry,puttingpeopleslivesatrisk,interferingwithandintimidatingpublicinstitutions,damagingthecountrysimage,reputationandrelationswithitsstrategicpartners,aswellasope,Metahadalsofailedinhisconstitutionaldutytoguaranteenatio,PrimeMinisterEdiRamasaidthatMeta"hasbetrayedthepresidentsmission,hashumiliatedtheconstitutionandembarrassedAlbaniaandAlbaniansinrelationtotheinternationalrepresentativesinAlbania."Metarefusedtwicetoanswerthecommitteemembersquestions,arguingthattheoutgoingparliamentcannotorganizethiskindofinvestigationandcallingtheinvestigation"anti-constitutionalandillegal."Followinga180-minutediscussion,voteonWednesday,MetasspokespersonTediBlushicalledit"anti-constitutionalandridiculous."premecommander-in-chiefofthecountryreturningthelawsadoptedbyParliament.。