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Penalties for State Treason and Espionage to Be Toughened
23 November 2022

 

The draft law "On Amendments to the “Criminal Code”" was discussed and unanimously accepted at the regular sitting of the Artsakh National Assembly, held on November 23.

The draft proposes to make the penalties defined in the articles "State Treason" and "Espionage" more stringent. In the case of treason, a severe punishment of fifteen to twenty years or life imprisonment will be imposed, and in the case of espionage - a severe punishment of twelve to twenty years or life imprisonment.

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