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  • May 19, 2011
  • 09:47 PM

Latvian ombudsman backs proposal to toughen language policy

RIA Novosti
Latvian human rights ombudsman Juris Jansons came out on Thursday in favour of a proposed tenfold increase in the fine for Latvian citizens who do not use Latvian language when carrying out official duties, his press service said.

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