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News Latvia: Does Latvia need the Canadian soldiers now protecting it?

News channel or source: http://www.macleans.ca/news/does-latvia-need-the-canadian-soldiers-now-protecting-it/
Publication date: Friday 22 September 2017

In a New Brunswick-sized country, small numbers add up. It’s a crisp summer afternoon in a wood near Riga, and I’m squatting on the edge of a sandpit observing some of the 1,200 NATO troops who have come to help Latvia’s miniature, 5,000-soldier ...

News Latvia: A Writer Visits Latvia in Search of Her Roots

News channel or source: https://www.nytimes.com/2017/09/15/books/review/among-the-living-and-the-dead-inara-verzemnieks.html?ref=todayspaper
Publication date: Saturday 16 September 2017

282 pp. W.W. Norton & Company. $26.95. In an episode near the end of her thoughtful and eloquent memoir, “Among the Living and the Dead,” Inara Verzemnieks accompanies a cousin on her mail route in rural Latvia. They stop at a crude mailbox nailed to a ...

News Latvia: A more flexible UN can have real, positive impact on the ground, Latvia tells Assembly

News channel or source: http://www.un.org/apps/news/story.asp?NewsID=57612
Publication date: hursday 21 September 2017

20 September 2017 – The President of Latvia, Raimonds Vejonis, told the General Assembly today that while the United Nations remains the central forum for multilateralism and a rules-based global order, if the Organization is more transparent and ...

News Latvia: Latvia shows horseshoe fibula in golden brooch commemorative coin series

News channel or source: http://www.coinworld.com/news/world-coins/2017/09/latvia-shows-horseshoe-fibula-in-golden-brooch-series.all.html
Publication date: Wednesday 20 September 2017

Latvia continues its annual series of gold coins depicting classic brooches with the horseshoe fibula in 2017. Images courtesy of Latvijas Banka. Latvia’s golden brooches series of Proof .9999 fine gold €20 coins continues in 2017 with a horseshoe fibula.

News Latvia: Steadfast Pinnacle 2017: Dozens of NATO commanders flock to Latvia for war games

News channel or source: https://www.rt.com/news/402787-nato-commanders-exercise-latvia/
Publication date: Sunday 10 September 2017

The Steadfast Pyramid 2017 military exercise kicks off in Latvia on Sunday, with 40 senior commanders from NATO states, as well as Finland and Sweden. They are expected to train how to “plan and conduct operations” amid the bloc’s buildup in the region.

News Latvia: Non-Life Insurance in Latvia Market 2017- By Plan Future Business Decisions Using the Forecast Figures 2020

News channel or source: http://www.abnewswire.com/pressreleases/nonlife-insurance-in-latvia-market-2017-by-plan-future-business-decisions-using-the-forecast-figures-2020_145027.html
Publication date: uesday 19 September 2017

‘Non-Life Insurance in Latvia, Key Trends and Opportunities to 2020′ report provides a detailed outlook by product category for the Latvian non-life insurance segment, and a comparison of the Latvian insurance industry with its regional counterparts.

News Latvia: Porzingis targeting NBA All-star spot and Gold for Latvia

News channel or source: http://www.msn.com/en-gb/sport/other/porzingis-targeting-nba-all-star-spot-and-gold-for-latvia/ar-AAsiYDz
Publication date: hursday 21 September 2017

Kristaps Porzingis is heading back to New York this weekend ready for the start of the Knicks training camp on Monday, but the Latvian still has his mind on the European Championships. “Next time you see me in a national team jersey I will be completely ...

News Latvia: Spanish Armored Vehicles Deployed In Latvia Operate With Most Advanced Combat Management System In Market

News channel or source: http://www.eurasiareview.com/17092017-spanish-armored-vehicles-deployed-in-latvia-operate-with-most-advanced-combat-management-system-in-market/
Publication date: Sunday 17 September 2017

The deployment of Leopard combat tanks and Pizarro light armored vehicles by the Spanish Army in Latvia that took place in June marks an important milestone for the BMS-Lince combat management system developed by Indra and Thales: its baptism of fire on a ...

News Latvia: Latvia PPI Inflation Eases In August

News channel or source: http://www.rttnews.com/2816794/latvia-ppi-inflation-eases-in-august.aspx
Publication date: Wednesday 20 September 2017

Latvia's producer price inflation moderated in August, figures from the Central Statistical Bureau showed Thursday. Industrial producer prices climbed 3.3 percent year-over-year in August, slower than the 3.6 percent increase in July. The measure has been ...

News Latvia: Goran Dragic helps put Slovenia in EuroBasket semis with 26 vs. Porzingis, Latvia

News channel or source: http://www.sun-sentinel.com/sports/miami-heat/fl-sp-miami-heat-goran-dragic-s20170912-story.html
Publication date: hursday 14 September 2017

Goran Dragic's schedule with his national team will go to Sunday's limit at EuroBasket, after he helped power Slovenia to a 103-97 victory Tuesday over Latvia and Kristaps Porzingis in a quarterfinal game. No matter Thursday's result, Dragic will then have ...