Romanian NGO the Coalition for a Clean Parliament made public on Sunday the list of EP candidates in Romania who do not meet a set of integrity standards. The 11 candidates included on the CCP "black list", members of all political parties, were considered from among candidades nominated for eligible places, a press release received by shows.

Among the listed candidates, Daniel Daianu, second nominee from the Liberal Party, is accused of collaborating with the former Communist secret police structures.

Gigi Becali, leader of the New Generation Party and owner of one of the best Romanian football clubs, Steaua, is also on the black list.

Democrat Petru Filip, third nominee for the upcoming elections, is accused of favoring his family’s businesses.

Social Democrat's second best nominee Adrian Severin is mentioned because his parents in law received an apartment from the City Hall even if they did not fulfilled the criteria.

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