Justice Minister Tudor Chiuariu sent to the prosecutors in the High Court of Justice and Causation the file referring to Alexandru Rus, the Romanian consul in Moldova who was recently accused of abuse in office by Moldovan journalists and politicians.

The opening or dropping of a criminal file will be decided by prosecutors.

Rus benefits from immunity in Moldova but was involved recently in a scandal, being accused of accepting bribe in order to facilitate Romanian visas obtaining for Moldovans.