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Deputies voting against CPCB search at Slesers’ propety revealed

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Baltic news, News from Latvia, BNN.LV, BNN-NEWS.COM, BNN-NEWS.RUThe Saeima deputies’ vote on allowing the Corruption Prevention and Combating Bureau (CPCB) to carry out a search at the deputy and so-called oligarch Ainars Slesers’ property has been disclosed.

This scandalous vote, where 35 deputies voted on the search authorization, 7 voted against and 37 – abstained, was the last straw, making the President of Latvia Valdis Zatlers resolve to initiate the 10th Saeima dissolution, reports Pietiek.com.

The following deputies from the party Unity (Vienotība) voted on granting permission to conduct a search: Arvils Ašeradens, Dzintars Ābiķis, Solvita Āboltiņa, Silva Bendrāte, Andis Caunītis, Ingrīda Circene, Ingmārs Čaklais, Ilma Čepāne, Lolita Čigāne, Ints Dālderis, Ina Druviete, Dzintra Hirša, Ojārs Ēriks Kalniņš, Rasma Kārkliņa, Janīna Kursīte-Pakule, Ainars Latkovskis, Atis Lejiņš, Liene Liepiņa, Aleksejs Loskutovs, Klāvs Olšteins, Jānis Reirs, Uģis Rotbergs, Inguna Rībena, Edvards Smiltēns, Ilze Vergina, Ilze Viņķele, Ivars Volfs and Dzintars Zaķis . Also, Gaidis Bērziņš, Einārs Cilinskis, Jānis Dombrava, Raivis Dzintars, Imants Parādnieks and Dzintars Rasnačs from the party All For Latvia!- FFF/LNNK supported the search.

While five deputies from the party For Good Latvia (Par labu Latviju) – Imants Jānis Bekešs, Andris Bērziņš, Māris Kučinskis, Andris Šķēle, Edgars Zalāns – and two deputies from the Greens and Farmers Union (Zaļo un zemnieku savienība) – Iveta Grigule and Vitauts Staņa– were against searching Slesers’ house.

Moreover, the following deputies from the party Harmony Center (Saskaņas centrs) abstained from voting: Valērijs Agešins, Aleksejs Burunovs, Boriss Cilevičs, Sergejs Dolgopolovs, Sergejs Fjodorovs, Aleksejs Holostovs, Aleksandrs Jakimovs, Viktors Jakovļevs, Nikolajs Kabanovs, Andrejs Klementjevs, Ivans Klementjevs, Valērijs Kravcovs, Igors Meļņikovs, Sergejs Mirskis, Ņikita Ņikiforovs, Vitālijs Orlovs, Igors Pimenovs, Ivans Ribakovs, Dmitrijs Rodionovs, Artūrs Rubiks, Raimonds Rubiks, Aleksandrs Sakovskis, Jānis Tutins, Jānis Urbanovičs, Mihails Zemļinskis un Igors Zujevs. Also, ten deputies from the Greens and Farmers Union – Aija Barča, Gundars Daudze, Jānis Klaužs, Ingmārs Līdaka, Dace Reinika, Guntis Rozītis, Jānis Strazdiņš, Staņislavs Šķesters, Jānis Vucāns, Oskars Zīds – and Guntis Ulmanis from the party For Good Latvia refrained from voting on the matter.


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