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Proposed EUR 40 mln compensation to Latvian Jewish community retracted

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Latvian party alliance Development/For! (AP) has retracted its own draft law on the restitution in the amount of 40 million euros to the Latvian Jewish community for real estate confiscated by totalitarian powers in the mid-20th century in the then occupied Latvia.

The decision about the draft law On the Good Will Compensation to the Latvian Jewish Community for Real Estate Illegally Confiscated during Holocaust and Communist Totalitarian Regime was made by the Latvian government coalition party AP on Thursday, June 20, before the Saeima was about to decide, whether to pass the draft law for reviewing in parliamentary committees.

The leader of the liberal party alliance AP, Daniels Pavļuts, explained that the draft law has been retracted taking note of objections from other coalition party MPs that there has not been a debate on the initiative prepared by the AP and it should be discussed in detail.

The politician accentuated, however, that it is clear that this issue will have to be dealt with and that it will not solve itself, therefore political leadership was needed.


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  1. Slomo Shekelstein says:

    Jews are Greedy !

  2. Justs says:

    Latvia should demand 50 trillion Euro from Germany for 700 years of occupation and slavery.

    Latvia should then demand another 50 trillion Euro from Russia for the Soviet Union murdering hundreds of thousands of Latvians and trying to genocide the people, their language, and their culture from the Earth forever as part of their Ruffification programs.

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