Sprudzs unhappy as Saeima votes to hold politicians above the law

  • 2013-05-15
  • From wire reports
RIGA - Latvia’s Environmental Protection and Regional Development Minister Edmunds Sprudzs says that his announcement on possibly stepping down was not a moment of weakness, but was a carefully thought-out decision, reports LETA.“This is not something that was unplanned or done in the spur of the moment. This is a carefully thought-out position,” the minister said. He explained that with this action, he wishes to show that the May 9 vote - disappointing, in his words - by Saeima is a serious matter.A Saeima majority voted down, in the second reading, a proposal ...
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