Latvia’s President Egils Levits hosted a debate at his Jūrmala residence on July 27 devoted to Latvia’s contribution to the United Nations. The event was held to mark the 75th anniversary of the founding of the global body.
Latvia’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs has issued a statement condemning recent efforts by the Russian Federation to deny the occupation of the Baltic states.
Aspiring chess masters can now hone their skills online thanks to CoChess, a platform developed by Latvian IT experts. CoChess was created by the Riga office of Hamburg-based company Chess24.
Ornithologist Edmunds Račinskis has uploaded recordings of his top ten Latvian birdsongs.