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Latvian parliament waives immunity of deputy Adamsons over security suspicions

Thursday, June 10, 2021

A vote of the Latvian parliament, on June 10 decided to waive the parliamentary immunity of long-time deputy Janis Adamsons to help an investigation into whether he passed sensitive information to Russia. The Saeima consented to allowing the potential search of Adamsons, his places of residence and work, and his potential detention, arrest and application of other security measures. The vote was carried by 69 votes to 5. According to…