Latvia mentioned in Cyprus passport-buying scandal

  • 2020-10-30
Officials in Latvia have denied that it is possible for wealthy individuals to simply buy a passport, following a report on international news channel Al Jazeera which mentioned such a claim.  Al Jazeera secretly recorded a conversation with the Speaker of the Cypriot Parliament, Demetris Syllouris. He offers to obtain a Cypriot passport for a businessman convicted in China, but mentions in passing that if problems arise, it is possible to do the same in Latvia and other countries.  The Office of Citizenship and Migration Affairs (PMLP) denies...
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