New legislation aims to counter Russian propaganda and information crimes
Latvia is proposing a new law in a case of a hybrid war. The country's parliament approved amendments to the Criminal Code that foresee severe punishment for anti-government activity.
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Attempting to threaten territorial integrity and sovereignty of Latvia will now come with an 8-year sentence. Foreigners that call for separatist ideology can be jailed for up-to five years.