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Nationalists were going to storm the Riga power


The Riga thought is waited by strengthening of pressure on sides of nationalist parties in connection with a vote failure on resignation of the mayor Neil Ushakov. It was said by the European Parliament deputy from Latvia Miroslav Mitrofanov, his words RIA Novosti reports. On teme00:02 — on December 13, 2017 Behind two zaizamimer of Righi Ushakov forgot materials about Russians and glances to the west "The Riga power which refused to capitulate under honourable conditions expects open storm" — Mitrofanov considers. According to him, to a failure of vote the compromise scenario was possible: if the Riga thought voted for Ushakov's resignation, then the right fractions would allow the current Riga city's mayor to exist quietly in opposition. However at the moment nationalist parties consider that "the challenge" is thrown down to them on January.30 in a study and the home apartment of Ushakov there passed searches. It was reported that they are connected with corruption scandal over the Rigas to a Satiksma enterprise which burst at the end of last year. Right after searches Ushakov declared the innocence, having emphasized what any suspicions against him was not stated and no procedural status is applied to it. The mayor Righi told journalists that he did not make any illegal acts and does not intend to resign. On the same day opposition nationalist political parties in the Riga thought collected signatures for carrying out vote for Ushakov's resignation. As a result voted for his resignation 20, against — 33 deputies. ***

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