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Published: 18 october 2019 15:05

Spy exchange legislation raises worries on potential damage to Lithuanian intelligence institutions

15min studijoje – Marius Laurinavičius ir Arvydas Anušauskas
Marius Laurinavičius and Arvydas Anušauskas

The Seimas is reviewing amendments on the so-called “spy exchange”, which could cause serious harm to Lithuania’s intelligence institutions, member of Seimas Arvydas Anušauskas said at the 15min studio. He emphasised that if President Gitanas Nausėda were to take political responsibility, no extra amendments would be needed.

The BNS news agency has reported that Lithuania and Russia plan to exchange citizens, who were sentenced for spying.

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