Mason accountant charged with embezzlement

An Athens court of first instance prosecutor has brought charges of embezzlement against the accountant of the Grand Lodge of Greece, the organization of Greek freemasons, in connection with the alleged mismanagement of millions of euros.

According to an investigation, the accountant has been linked to the mismanagement of some 2 million euros in funding, chiefly membership fees, in the period between 2006 and 2015.