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Latvian corruption watchdog informed PM about MP investigation «only» hour before

Monday, August 27, 2018

The Head of the Latvian Corruption Prevention and Combating Bureau, Jēkabs Straume, has stated that he had informed Latvian Prime Minister Māris Kučinskis (Union of Greens and Farmers) about criminal proceedings against his fellow party member Askolds Kļaviņš an hour before a key sitting of a Saeima committee. «Yes. An hour before the Mandate, Ethics and Submissions Committee of the Saeima convened. I also informed the Speaker of the Saeima.…