Russia and Latvia

Anti-Russian language law comes into effect in Latvia

Latvian President Raimonds Vejonis has promulgated the bill that would ban use of Russian as the language of instruction also at private universities in Latvia, according to the announcement published in the official newspaper …

Latvia  decides to dissociate itself from Russia

Following a decision by Estonia, the Republic of Latvia has decided to erect a fence on the border with Russia, the Interior Minister Rihards Kozlovskis announced today. The fence will be 90 km long, and it is intended …