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Opposition: Lembergs' statements show his concern about his post

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ScreenshotThe announcement of Aivars Lembergs that he possesses information about possible provocations of the so-called Zatlerists on the day of elections shows his concern about the security of his post, as representative of the Pārmaiņām būt! Regional alliance and Reform Party joint candidate list Aivis Landmanis told BNN.

Ventspils has been rattled with announcements about possible provocations on election day and the news that websites of some political powers were locked down for several hours.

During another press-conference, Lembergs had made an announcement that he has information about possible provocative actions of the so-called Zatlerists on the day of elections.

“Lembergs’ announcement is a lie and another attempt to fan the flames of intrigue during the election period!” – Landmanis notes. He adds that this act shows Lembergs’ concern about keeping his post. “If someone has, indeed, stolen the elections, it is Lembergs. There are plenty of examples! Ventspils municipality’s reports and symbols of the ruling party on the city’s public trasport and public monitors, the naming of an entire amusement park in Lembergs’ name. Those are but a few of the most notable examples of foul play”, – says the candidate.

According to Landmanis, the function of the union’s website was being interfered for several hours on Thursday, May 30. The attack on the website came in the morning – it is likely the hacker managed to hack into the system or acquire the password. Most of the website’s data was wiped clean. It took a long time to restore its functionality. “It is sad that such stunts are used in an election race. It is strange, but we’ve also had technical problems with our radio transmissions carrying advertisements”, – Landmanis said.

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