Karim Zéribi

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Karim Zéribi MEP
Member of the European Parliament
for France
In office
Preceded by Vincent Peillon
Personal details
Born (1966-09-25) 25 September 1966 (age 51)
Avignon, France
Nationality French
Political party Europe Écologie–The Greens

Karim Zéribi (born 25 September 1966) is a French politician of Europe Écologie–The Greens, Member of the European Parliament.[1]

Zéribi was born in Avignon, France, and succeeeded socialist politician Vincent Peillon as representative for the South-East constituency. Zéribi changed parties to EELV in 2010. Two of his three Algerian grandparents are of Kabyle origin and one grandparent is French.[2]

Judicial inquiry[edit]

Karim Zéribi is suspected to have embezzled 50,000 euros of subsidies. He was placed in police custody on April 8, 2015.[3][4]