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Former Latvian PM Šķēle indicted in ‘digital TV’ case

Tuesday, March 23, 2021

Former Latvian Prime Minister and now one of Latvia’s richest individuals, Andris Šķēle has been indicted in connection with a long-running fraud and corruption case, the LETA newswire reported March 22. Šķēle served two terms as prime minister between 1995 and 2000, a period during which many privatizations were carried out and which coincided with his rapidly accumulating personal fortune. The charges reported Monday relate to the so-called “digital TV case”,…