Archbishop of Cyprus helped fast-track Jho Low's citizenship, claims report

Alyaa Alhadjri

Modified 4 Nov 2019, 11:40 pm

Fugitive businessperson Jho Low received the support of Archbishop Chrysostomos II of Cyprus in his attempt to obtain a passport from the Mediterranean island state, according to a news report.

Cypriot daily Politis said the head of Cyprus' Christian Orthodox church in a Sept 1, 2015 letter to the then interior minister Socrates Hasicos had expressed his request for Low to be granted a naturalised citizen status through the government-backed Cyprus Investment Plan...

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