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International Internet Magazine. Baltic States news & analytics Thursday, 24.04.2014, 19:09

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Lithuanian Seimas ratifies Council of Europe Convention on Prevention of Terrorism

Lithuanian Seimas ratifies Council of Europe Convention on Prevention of Terrorism

14.03.2014

With regard to the President's decree and following the Constitution, Lithuania's Parliament has ratified the Council of Europe Convention on the Prevention of Terrorism, reports LETA/ELTA.

Keyword tags: Crime, EU – Baltic States, Legislation, Lithuania



Reduction in number of prison inmates in Latvia observed in 2013

Reduction in number of prison inmates in Latvia observed in 2013

12.03.2014

At the moment, at the beginning of 2014 there are 5,112 persons locked up in Latvia's prisons, which is about 1,000 less inmates when compared to the same period last year, reports LETA, referring to information from the Latvian Prison Administration.

Lithuania opens probe into CIA 'black site' allegations

Lithuania opens probe into CIA 'black site' allegations

21.02.2014

Lithuanian prosecutors said on Thursday they have opened an investigation into claims that a Saudi terror suspect was held in an alleged secret CIA jail in the Baltic state, reports LETA/AFP.


Seimas adopts law amendments aimed against telephone scams in Lithuania

Seimas adopts law amendments aimed against telephone scams in Lithuania

26.12.2013

Lithuanian Parliament adopted amendments to the Law on Criminal Intelligence authorizing the Prison Department under the Ministry of Justice and subordinate subdivisions to carry out criminal intelligence in detention facilities, informs LETA/ELTA.

Death penalty under discussion in Lithuania

Death penalty under discussion in Lithuania

25.09.2013

After the cruel crime in Panevezys city, Lithuania's Speaker of the Seimas Vydas Gedvilas said that he would consider the opportunity of the death penalty to be restored in Lithuania, informs LETA/ELTA.

04.09.2013

Robbery suspect Tokaho finally caught in Latvia

The police have finally apprehended robbery suspect Ralfs Tokaho, ending a manhunt that continued for more than one-and-a-half weeks in Latvia.

07.08.2013

Latvia to extradite cyber-crime suspect Calovskis

The government decided to extradite Latvian cyber-crime suspect Deniss Calovskis to the United States, reported LETA.

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