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German occupation of Latvia during World War II (2,130 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article

and deporting people, many more when the Nazi soldiers started killing Latvians, and others when the Soviet troops returned. And lastly there were people
Demographics of Latvia (2,220 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(roughly two thirds) of Latvians, under Swedish influences, adopted Lutheranism, while the minority (the remaining third) of Latvians under Poland-Lithuania
History of the Jews in Latvia (5,257 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
small number of Germans and Latvians who had taken part in the murder of Latvian Jewry were brought to justice. Latvians of varying backgrounds also took
Latvian Riflemen Soviet Divisions (1,006 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
during World War II created in 1941 and consisting primarily of ethnic Latvians. After the occupation of Latvia in June 1940 the annihilation of the Latvian
Telšiai County (150 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the country, and its capital is Telšiai. There are Lithuanians (98.7%), Latvians (0.1%), Russians (0.9%), and others (0.3%). On 1 July 2010, the county
Parkside, Philadelphia (236 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
was home to many displaced persons from Eastern Europe, which included Latvians.) In 2008, a shopping mall called the Park West Town Village Shopping Center
Latgalians (modern) (819 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
ethnic Latvians of Latgale, who speak Latgalian, a distinct dialect of Latvian, and share a common culture that sets them apart from other Latvians. In the
Latvian Orthodox Church (1,484 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Latvians. The Latvian Orthodox Church as a body including ethnic Latvians as well as Russians dates back to the 1840s, when native Latvians (who
Kreevins (466 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Votic. In the middle of the 19th century they merged with the surrounding Latvians, although many traditional aspects of Votic culture are still preserved
Latvian Soviet Socialist Republic (6,149 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
allowed some 130,000 Latvians to escape to Sweden and Germany. During the course of the war, both occupying forces conscripted Latvians into their armies
Latvian Legion (3,613 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of Latvians. The first conscription, in 1943, applied to all Latvian men born from 1919 to 1924. The subsequent conscriptions extended to Latvians born
Vladimir Antyufeyev (766 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
enforcement agencies of Latvia and Moldova. He is no longer wanted by the Latvians however due to their statute of limitations on the type of crime he was
Latvia men's national basketball team (2,865 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
was held, while the first women's championship was organized in 1933. Latvians, like their Baltic neighbors Lithuanians and Estonians, also began playing
Latvia at the Paralympics (307 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
with a one-man delegation in 2006, before being absent again in 2010. Latvians have won a total of 15 Paralympic medals, of which five gold, four silver
Livonians (3,034 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Livonians of Livonia were eventually completely assimilated by the Latvians. The last remnant of this once vibrant nation was made up of several families
Auseklis (352 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
personification of the celestial body of Venus - the first "star" (how Latvians call it) to appear in the mornings on the east side of the sky. He is the
Health in Latvia (1,025 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
adjusting to stressful life events. Further research to identify whether Latvians have a lower threshold for stressors or whether they are exposed to more
Latvian Museum (119 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
preservation and communication of Latvian history and culture and the history of Latvians in the United States. The Museum is housed in facilities that include the
Rumbula massacre (11,531 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
church cemetery. The Nazi occupiers were also aided by a unit of native Latvians known as the Arājs Commando, and at least to some extent by Latvian auxiliary
Burning of the Riga synagogues (2,529 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
about the city dragging Jews out of their homes and arresting them. The Latvians assaulted a number of Jews, some so severely they died, and shot others
Ice hockey in Latvia (4,004 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the war emigrated to Germany, where between 1946 and 1949 up to eight Latvians competed in Augsburg under the nickname "Letten-Team". This team won under
Soviet occupation of Latvia in 1940 (6,514 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Soviet occupation thousands of Latvians were deported to Siberian camps, executed or forced into exile. Many Latvians fled in fishermen's boats and ships
Soviet Women's Basketball Championship (317 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1978 championships to Spartak Leningrad and Spartak Moscow, but still the Latvians, led by Uljana Semjonova, won every other edition until 1984. In the second
Liepāja massacres (5,594 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
at 5:00 p.m. on June 29, arriving German soldiers seized 7 Jews and 22 Latvians and shot them at a bomb crater in the middle of Ulicha street. At 9:00 p
Kārlis Ulmanis (2,812 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"the leader of the people"–claimed to do what he thought was best for Latvians. All political life was proscribed, culture and economy was eventually
Livonian language (2,747 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
speakers of the Livonian language, empty Livonian lands inhabited by the Latvians, which contributed to the replacement of the Livonian language in favor
Flag of Latvia (1,492 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
red colour is sometimes described as symbolizing the readiness of the Latvians to give the blood from their hearts for freedom and their willingness to
Alexander Shabalov (293 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Continental Chess Championship. He was born in Riga, Latvia, and like his fellow Latvians Alexei Shirov and Mikhail Tal, he is known for courting complications even
Trawniki men (3,686 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
POWs included Armenians, Azerbaijanis, Belarusians, Estonians, Georgians, Latvians, Lithuanians, Russians, Tatars, and Ukrainians. The Trawnikis took a major
Anna Orlova (295 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
2006. She came eleventh in the same event in 2010. She is one of three Latvians to compete in at least six Olympic Games. The others are biathlete Ilmārs
Russian language in Latvia (5,785 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
reality, it would allow Russians to not learn Latvian, while still forcing Latvians to learn Russian, and perceived the reform as linguistic Russification
Kristers Aparjods (189 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Lillehammer, Norway, where he was also selected as the flag bearer for the Latvians in the opening ceremony. He was also part of the Latvian team which won
Foreign relations of Latvia (1,422 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Coordinating Council. On September 20, 2003, in a nationwide referendum, the Latvians voted to join the European Union and Latvia's EU membership took effect
2012 Latvian constitutional referendum (2,128 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Latvian diaspora organizations (head of the World Federation of Free Latvians Jānis Kukainis, chair of the American Latvian Association Juris Mežinskis
Abrenes apriņķis (1,749 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
late 19th and early 20th century, found that many people, called "Russian Latvians" by the local Russians, still spoke the High Latvian dialect.[citation
Uldis Ģērmanis (652 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
researching the story of Vācietis. Ģērmanis was one of the rare émigré Latvians allowed access to primary sources in the Latvian SSR at the time. In the
Latvian Riflemen (1,494 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
when the German Army was advancing into Latvian territory, some prominent Latvians, led by deputy Jānis Goldmanis used their position in the Duma to call
181st Rifle Division (528 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
desertion of Latvians began, and from June 29, 1941, according to some sources, they began their demobilization. More precisely, Latvians were simply released
Jānis Daliņš (341 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
one of the most popular athletics disciplines in Latvia, with two more Latvians winning Olympic medals: Adalberts Bubenko at the 1936 Summer Olympics and
Latvian National Independence Movement (293 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
encouraging the consumption of Latvian goods, and warning of the dangers of non-Latvians. An organization with similar aims and almost identical name, the Estonian
United Baltic Duchy (1,623 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(Vereinigter Landesrat) composed of 35 Baltic Germans, 13 Estonians, and 11 Latvians passed a resolution calling upon the German Emperor to recognize the Baltic
Declaration of the Rights of the Peoples of Russia (709 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
White Russians did not support self-determination and, as a result, few Latvians fought on the side of the White movement. Intended or not, the declaration's
Latvian Central Council (814 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
overrun Latvia and incorporated the country into Germany’s eastern empire. Latvians resisted both Soviet and German occupation and sought to restore their
Latgalian language (1,429 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Polish–Lithuanian Commonwealth as the Inflanty Voivodeship, while the rest of Latvians lived in lands dominated by Baltic German nobility. Both centuries of separate
1922 Lithuanian parliamentary election (52 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Electors 4,105 0.5 0 New Committee of Jewish People 3,919 0.5 0 New Party of Latvians and Germans 2,113 0.3 0 New Workers Labour Union of Marijampole and Alytus
Geography of Latvia (2,538 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
roe deer), wild boar (32,000), elk (25,000) and red fox (13,000). Many Latvians today are planning to exploit this resource by catering to local and foreign
Skyforger (1,059 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Prussia". Latvians Online. Retrieved July 18, 2018. Kaljo, Egils (May 25, 2016). "Skyforger reissues folk song album "Zobena dziesma"". Latvians Online.
Kokle (2,618 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
America". Latvians Online. Retrieved March 30, 2017. Kaljo, Egils (October 27, 2013). "New release features Latvian folk songs with a twist". Latvians Online
2003 Latvian European Union membership referendum (600 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
ahead in 30 of the 34 electoral districts with the highest Yes vote among Latvians abroad with over 90% supporting membership. The highest No vote was in
Nova Odessa (597 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Agriculture of the state of São Paulo, and then settled by Ukrainians and Latvians. Its name is due to a visit Carlos Botelho made to the city of Odessa,
1933 Baltic Cup (372 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
their match against Estonia, so Latvian win against Lithuania would grant Latvians the championship and end the tournament. Consensus was not reached and
Latgale (1,268 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
other Latvians "čiuļi"). The term latgalieši dates only to the early 20th century, and before that Latgalians were long referred to as Latvians or Inflantians
Sklandrausis (161 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
dish in Latvian cuisine which has a Livonian origin, but it is known by Latvians for many years. It is a sweet pie, made of rye dough and filled with potato
Torņakalns (458 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
In 1940, the Soviet Union annexed Latvia and began mass deportations of Latvians who were deemed to be political and social threats to the new communist
Battle of Kiev (1918) (504 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Guard formation 1,000 soldiers / Latvians/ Russians Red Guards of Petrograd (Moscow district) 500 soldiers / Latvians/ Russians Kharkiv Red Guards of Aleksandr
Daugavpils hydroelectric power station (86 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the rallying point for protest in 1986–87 by hundreds of thousands of Latvians resulting with the cancellation of the project, in spite of the vast expenditures
Jelgava Gymnasium (639 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
university. Nevertheless, it became an important cultural hub not only for Latvians, but also Lithuanians. Many famous professors had lectured in Academia
Pļaviņas Hydroelectric Power Station (212 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
894 MW. The construction aroused an unusual wave of protest in 1958. Most Latvians opposed the flooding of historical sites and a particularly scenic gorge
Latvian National Symphony Orchestra (416 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Stavanger Symphony Orchestra. The LNSO’s past guest conductors include Latvians Arvīds Jansons, Mariss Jansons and Andris Nelsons, as well as Valery Gergiev
Latvia at the 2016 Summer Olympics (1,779 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
sprint kayaker Aleksejs Rumjancevs produced the strongest results for the Latvians at these Games, finishing among the top five in their respective sporting
Inflanty Voivodeship (767 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
.) It was inhabited by the Latvians, whose language is similar to Lithuanian, but still differs from it, as the Latvians interacted and mixed with the
Latvian name (1,133 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
claims were upheld. Before the Christianization of Latvia in 13th century Latvians commonly gave their children names of objects from natural surroundings
Paul Einhorn (242 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
date is not known, died in 1655 in Jelgava) was a famous historian of the Latvians and a Lutheran pastor. In 1615 Paul Einhorn studied at the university of
Balkar and Karachay nationalism (2,438 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Karachai, along with the Kalmyks, Chechens, Ingush and later Estonians, Latvians and Volga Germans were deported to Siberia and Kazakhstan, with considerable
Latvian partisans (1,917 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Thousands of Latvians joined partisan units which were organized by Latvian officers in the rear of the Soviet front line. The Latvians now collected
Orleans, Santa Catarina (167 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
first colonized by Italians, then Germans, Austrians, Poles, Norwegians, Latvians, Dutch and other nationalities from Europe. Parque Estadual da Serra Furada
Tess (122 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(1921–2006), member of the Soviet Ministry for State Security, convicted in Latvia of mass deportations of Latvians in the 1940s TES (disambiguation)
All for Latvia! (1,071 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
percentage of ethnic Latvians from the current 59% of the Latvian population to at least 75%, by providing financial support to ethnic non-Latvians who would like
Gustavs Celmiņš (933 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
world where Latvians can settle is Latvia. Other peoples have their own countries. ... In one word—in a Latvian Latvia there will only be Latvians. — Gustavs
Brīvā Latvija (117 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Brīvā Latvija (Free Latvia; ISSN 0934-6759) is a weekly newspaper for Latvians living outside Latvia, aimed mainly at those residing in western Europe
Riga Ghetto (7,742 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Latvians lining streets and welcoming German soldiers, NKVD atrocities, Jews forced to clean up war damage, Jews being attacked by angry Latvians, and
Tērvete (376 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
to protect the King. And for this reason Namejs is a popular ring for Latvians. In 1287, the Semigallian castle was destroyed by the Livonian Order. In
Daugavpils Ghetto (6,389 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
up local anti-Jewish feeling by forcing Jews to dig up mass graves of Latvians who had been murdered by the NKVD in the Soviet occupation that had begun
Battle of Daugavpils (463 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Red garrison retreated to the west where they surrendered to the Latvians. On 5 January 1920, Dunaburg was turned over to the Latvian Republic. Thanks
Freikorps in the Baltic (1,778 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
reconstituted into the Eiserne (Iron) Division. Also, the Baltic Germans and some Latvians formed the Baltische Landeswehr. The official mission assigned to this
Auļi (462 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
like". Latvians Online. Retrieved September 28, 2019. Kaljo, Egils (October 28, 2010). "Drum, bagpipe band Auļi releases third album". Latvians Online
Capture of Kazan by the White Army (534 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Riflemen. Latvians were close to winning, but suddenly a Serbian battalion of Reds, defending the Kazan Kremlin, changed sides and attacked the Latvians from
Bible translations into Latvian (170 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
This translation used the traditional "ch" and "ŗ" of pre-war Latvia and Latvians in exile. In 1995 The Latvian Bible Society (LBB) began work on a new Bible
Operation Priboi (3,590 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Мартовская депортация) by Baltic historians. More than 90,000 Estonians, Latvians and Lithuanians, labeled as "enemies of the people", were deported to forced
Aivars (275 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the more obviously Scandinavian form Ivars is borne by a further 9,900+ Latvians and in 2006 was the ninth most popular man's name. Aivar is the Estonian
Russian 201st Military Base (2,520 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
ethnic Latvians, 26% ethnic Russians, 17% Jews and 6% others. This caused some problems since most Jews spoke Yiddish only, and the Latvians published
Brainstorm (Latvian band) (3,402 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
release". Latvians Online. Retrieved 9 January 2005. Strautmanis, Andris (24 May 2004). "Prāta Vētra bass player dies in auto wreck". Latvians Online. Retrieved
Jāņi (1,625 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
long night". Latvians Online. Retrieved June 26, 2015. Andris Straumanis (2006-06-10). "Latvians worldwide prepare to celebrate Jāņi". Latvians Online. Retrieved
West Russian Volunteer Army (950 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Lithuania and Estonia. The Estonians sent two armoured trains to aid the Latvians (according to some explanations, in exchange for Latvia ceding the island
Pēteris Stučka (475 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Latvian provisional government. Despite having the initial support of many Latvians, he lost this by breaking his promise to provide land to individuals, supporting
Recognition of same-sex unions in Latvia (1,430 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Eurobarometer found that 19% of Latvians supported same-sex marriage. The 2019 Eurobarometer found that 24% of Latvians thought same-sex marriage should
Who Owns the State? (1,180 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
According to the results of a survey organized by the Union of European Latvians and the web portal latviesi.com, KPV LV was the most popular political
Remembrance Day of the Latvian Legionnaires (3,027 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
ultra-radicals who organize processions at the monument and advised patriotic Latvians to attend other events. In 2008 the confrontation was limited to verbal
Ventspils (1,516 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Radio Astronomy Centre). The existence of the Centrs was unknown to most Latvians until 1994. After independence, the Latvian government began a city-beautification
Swedish extradition of Baltic soldiers (623 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Latvia, and Lithuania. The majority of the Baltic soldiers extradited were Latvians who had escaped from the Courland Pocket. When they reached Sweden, those
Pytalovo (1,978 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Russian, but, indeed, Latvian. We are returning to our Latvian heritage. Latvians, lend us your helping hand, support and hasten our return!" Audiences wept
2007 Baltic League (465 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The competition was won by Liepājas Metalurgs of Latvia, who beat fellow Latvians FK Ventspils 8–2 on aggregate in the final, which was spread over two legs
Lāčplēsis (921 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Spīdala – War with the Estonians – The sunken castle – The Creation – The Latvians tricked by the Christians Canto IV Kaupa in Rome – Koknesis and Laimdota
For Fatherland and Freedom/LNNK (2,465 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
between ethnic Latvians, from whom TB/LNNK received almost all of its votes, and ethnic Russians. In the 1998 election, ethnic Latvians were fifteen times
Latvian Olympic Committee (248 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Soviet Union in 1940, its activity was suspended. During this time, Latvians competed as part of USSR delegation. The committee was reformed on 17 September
Victory Memorial to Soviet Army (847 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Nowadays the monument remains a controversial subject, as many ethnic Latvians regard it not only as a symbol of Soviet victory in the Second World War
Daugavpils apriņķis (222 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(Двинский уезд). On 31 December 1917 Dvinsky Uyezd, populated by mostly Latvians were transferred to Governorate of Livonia, becoming a part of the Latvian
Expatriates in the United Arab Emirates (8,142 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
conduct business in the UAE indirectly through third parties. About 300 Latvians live in the UAE. To serve the community, Latvia opened an embassy in Abu
Matthäus Prätorius (545 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
identified as being "prussians, lithuanians, samogitians and curonians [latvians]". Tuba pacis, 1685, 1711, 1820 Scutum Regium, 1685 Orbis Gothicus, 1688-1689
Heinrich Kittel (383 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
area off and the people were standing watching from about 300 m. off. The Latvians and the German soldiers were just standing there, looking on'." Kittel
LGBT rights in Latvia (2,406 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Eurobarometer found that 19% of Latvians supported same-sex marriage (EU average: 61%). Additionally, 42% of Latvians believed that gay and lesbian people
Estonian War of Independence (4,408 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of an Ingrian battalion. By May 1919, there were 6,000 Russians, 4,000 Latvians and 700 Ingrians in their respective national units. Although the Estonian
Rēzeknes apriņķis (196 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Russian Empire. On 31 December 1917 Rezhitsky Uyezd, populated by mostly Latvians were transferred to Governorate of Livonia, becoming a part of the Latvian
Latvian mythology (3,953 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Latvia. There are few reports of Baltic tribes, the ancestors of modern Latvians, and their mythology until Christianization in the 13th century. Since
Krustpils Castle (510 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1935 Krustpils already counted for 3,658 inhabitants, of whom 53% were Latvians. In 1962 Krustpils was eventually incorporated into the town of Jēkabpils
Northern District, Riga (85 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
 • Density 1,000/km2 (2,700/sq mi)  • Metro 695,539 (Riga City) Ethnicity  • Latvians 41.17 %  • Russians 40.30 %  • Belarusians 4.85 %  • Ukrainians 4.37 %
Latvian orthography (1,180 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
These three sounds are written as O, Ō and Uo in Latgalian, and some Latvians campaign for the adoption of this system in standard Latvian.[citation
Ernests Blanks (540 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
" After the state of Latvia had been established he reminded that the Latvians had regained their long lost freedom. For some time he was a deputy of
Ganurags (70 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Jātniece, Amanda (July 16, 2001). "A primer on Latvian folk instruments". Latvians Online. Retrieved November 28, 2016. The Clarinet. Department of Music
Bruno Oscar Schmidt (1,204 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
it as runner-ups into the first major round. Then they lost against the Latvians Samoilovs / Sorokins. On the World Tour they finished fifth in Marseille
Ludzas apriņķis (202 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Russian Empire. On 31 December 1917 Lyutsinsky Uyezd, populated mostly by Latvians were transferred to Governorate of Livonia, becoming a part of the Latvian
Perkūnas (1,662 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
together, after pouring beer onto the ground or into the fire for him. The Latvians also sacrificed cooked food before meals to Pērkons, in order to prevent
Bauska (1,260 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1919 by the Latvian army. From 1918 to 1940, the proportion of ethnic Latvians in the population grew strongly, making up 75% of the population, though
Jelgava (2,137 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
railway in 1868. The development of its infrastructure encouraged rural Latvians to migrate to the city, as merchants, craftsmen, teachers, and officials
Octagram (539 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
for the eight principal winds Auseklis – usage of regular octagram by Latvians Guñelve – representation of Venus in Mapuche iconography. Selburose – usage
Nikolajs Štelbaums (396 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
mass deportation project Operation Priboi of more than 90,000 Estonians, Latvians and Lithuanians. During his skating career he lived in Omsk, skating for
Ropaži Municipality (476 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
children. In 1766 the parish school “Parupes” was established. Two famous Latvians worked there: the writer and translator Augusts Kažoks, an adherent of
American Latvian Association (914 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Council [1]. The ALA is also a member of the World Federation of Free Latvians (WFFL) and contributes 4 of WFFL's 16 board members. ALA has over 160 member
Ivande Kaija (1,250 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
independence of Latvia. Through public works and writing, Kaija advocated Latvians to donate assets to the "Gold Fund" which became the gold reserve of the
Pope Francis's visit to the Baltic states (971 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
leaders at a music-filled ecumenical prayer and acknowledged the many trials Latvians endured during two Soviet occupations and the World War II-era occupation
Kaugurciems (105 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
major defeat. But Latvian Riflemen on their way toward Riga met fellow Latvians in the battlefield of Kaugurciems. Red Latvian rifleman were defeated in
Art Nouveau architecture in Riga (2,004 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
were the first Latvians to receive formal training as architects. Architects working during this period in Riga included ethnic Latvians (among the most
FC Lantana Tallinn (349 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
European competition for the first time, however a 2–1 UEFA Cup victory over Latvians DAG-Liepāja was changed to a 3–0 defeat after Lantana fielded an ineligible
Līvi (band) (1,675 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
the album". Latvians Online. Retrieved 2019-08-13. Andris Straumanis (2003-07-28). "Līvi drummer, sound engineer die in accident". Latvians Online. Retrieved
Jelgava massacres (2,984 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Stahlecker, stopped at Jelgava shortly after its capture to organize a unit of Latvians to carry out the functions of the German SD and the Einsatzgruppen. Part
Popular Front of Latvia (1,106 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
freedom of speech in the Soviet Union than ever before. Beginning in 1986, Latvians began to organise around specific causes. One of the first successes in
Anna Rudolf (693 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Retrieved 17 September 2018. McClain, Dylan Loeb (13 January 2008). "Latvians Say Foe Got Signals From Her Tube of Lip Balm". The New York Times. Retrieved
Preiļi (161 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Demographics of Preiļi Latvians   54.4% Russians   39.6% Poles   1.9% Belarusians   1.5% Roma   1.2%
List of Latvian films (44 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
narratives regarding World War II and the occupation of Latvia; as held by Latvians, and Russians and the Jews in Latvia. Seržanta Lapiņa atgriešanās Return
Terra Mariana (2,221 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1–9 William Urban.An Historical Overview of the Crusade to Livonia. The Latvians: A Short History. Skyum-Nielsen pp. 113–115 Urban, William (1981). Livonian
For Latvia from the Heart (283 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
August 2018. Retrieved 16 August 2018. Kaža, Juris (2 October 2014). "Latvians Likely to Vote to Maintain Status Quo in Elections". The Wall Street Journal
Riga Zoo (883 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
expeditions. Animals portal Čabulītis "A Day at the Zoo(dārzs)". latvians.com. Latvians.com. Archived from the original on 18 May 2011. Retrieved 19 March
Human rights in Latvia (2,695 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Latvians, 65.5% were male. In the parliamentary elections of 2014, 81 of 100 elected MPs were males, 71 indicated their ethnicity as ethnic Latvians.
Treaty of Utrecht (1474) (663 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
not prevent the Dutch penetrating into Baltic port markets. In Riga the Latvians opposed the Treaty of Utrecht, attempting to use the leaguers to prevent
2017 Speedway World Cup Event 2 (168 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Andžejs Ļebedevs beat Niels-Kristian Iversen in a run-off to secure the Latvians place in the race-off. It was the first time since the Speedway World Cup
Robert Hegglin (124 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
June - September 1942 and learned from "German soldiers, officers and Latvians...that 100,000 Jews have been shot in the Riga area since the German occupation"
Einars Repše (842 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Repše was one of the most trusted politicians in Latvia, with 75%–80% Latvians having a positive opinion of him. By the time of his resignation in 2005
Aknīste (311 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of June, they created defence groups (Schutzmänner) mainly composed of Latvians. The Aknīste group was commanded by Latvian War of Independence veteran
Selonia (464 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Bishopric of Semigalia was formed. Nowadays the region is mainly inhabited by Latvians with larger proportion of ethnic minorities of Russians, Poles, Belarusians
Latvian Wikipedia (2,136 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
vēsture" (in Latvian). Vikipēdija. Retrieved 9 May 2014. "Links — Reference". Latvians Online. Archived from the original on 13 May 2014. Retrieved 12 May 2014
Provisional Land Council of Latgale (328 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the new state of Latvia. On April 27, 1917 The First Congress of Latgale Latvians met in Rēzekne. 24 out of the 60 seats were allocated to the Polish, Jewish
Valdemārpils (105 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
to Krišjānis Valdemārs Pentecostal church in Valdemārpils LIIS: Young Latvians Archived 2011-10-01 at the Wayback Machine, 2010-12-31. Media related to
Baltic Cup (football) (494 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
their match against Estonia, so Latvian win against Lithuania would grant Latvians the championship and end the tournament. Consensus was not reached and
Estonia national football team (5,088 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Latvia at the Kadrioru Stadium, 2,000 out of the 12,000 spectators were Latvians. Estonia's first FIFA World Cup qualifying match took place on 11 June
Dzintars Cers (104 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
about bicyclist Steve Bauer. In shadow of Toronto, Latvians in Hamilton hold their own at Latvians Online, by Viesturs Zariņš, 30 March 2009 Food Safety
Musiqq (1,573 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Andris (2010-04-06). "Pop duo Musiqq releases debut album - Latvians Online". Latvians Online. Retrieved 2018-05-09. "Mūzika - BERMUDU DIVSTŪRIS - Biogrāfija"
1972–73 National Basketball League season (184 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
runners-up Liverpool Bruno Roughcutters National Cup champions London Latvians   National Cup runners-up Sutton National Basketball League seasons 1973–74 →
Andrejs Mamikins (738 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of Latvia Edgars Rinkēvičs and Security Police head Normunds Mežviets. "Latvians, love us, you'll have a harder time with Arabs" (in Latvian). Diena. Retrieved
Jūrmala (2,682 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
euros. . Each year it receives 300,000 visitors, of which roughly 45% are Latvians. Ķemeri National Park (Latvian: Ķemeru nacionālais parks) is a national
Deportation of the Soviet Greeks (1,022 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
intelligence" in the Soviet Union, but was later expanded to also include Latvians, Germans, Estonians, Finns, Greeks, Iranians and Chinese. Some sources
Andrejs Mamikins (738 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of Latvia Edgars Rinkēvičs and Security Police head Normunds Mežviets. "Latvians, love us, you'll have a harder time with Arabs" (in Latvian). Diena. Retrieved
22nd Army (Soviet Union) (863 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Corps that included two rifle divisions in which served a large number of Latvians in their ranks who would soon be facing their opposites in the Latvian
Jūrmala (2,682 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
euros. . Each year it receives 300,000 visitors, of which roughly 45% are Latvians. Ķemeri National Park (Latvian: Ķemeru nacionālais parks) is a national
2002 Latvian parliamentary election (162 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Political Alliance "Centre" 5,819 0.6 0 New Russian Party 4,724 0.5 0 New Latvians' Party 3,919 0.4 0 New Latvian Revival Party 2,558 0.3 0 New Freedom Party
Rudolf Lange (1,856 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
beginning of his involvement in Latvia, Lange gave orders to squads of Latvians, such as the Arajs Kommando, that the Germans had organised to carry out
Soviet occupation of the Baltic states (1944) (2,087 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
once it became clear that Germany would be defeated, many Lithuanians, Latvians and Estonians joined the Germans once again. It was hoped that by engaging
Latvian Provisional Government (208 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Latvia Ober Ost Latvian War of Independence Plakans, Andrejs (1995). The Latvians. A Short History. Hoover Press. p. 119. ISBN 978-0-8108-4904-4. O'Connor
Christmas Battles (1,315 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
winter camouflage uniforms and using the cover of a heavy snowstorm the Latvians cut passages through the German barbed wire barriers. After this was done
Sylvia Burka (165 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"Latvia readies for Winter Olympics; record contingent heads to Canada". Latvians Online. Retrieved 2010-02-27. Sylvia Burka. sports-reference.com "Sylvia
Lithuanian Diplomatic Service (2,663 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
a verbal agreement between Anatols Dinbergs and Stasys Antanas Bačkis, Latvians agreed to provide interest-free annual loan of $120,000 from investment
Order of Lāčplēsis (605 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
conferred on 11 persons. The second class was awarded to 61 persons (18 Latvians and 43 foreigners. The third class was conferred on 2072 persons (1600
Pandėlys (247 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
somewhere in the area. Lithuanians called their storage places podėlis and Latvians – pondėlis. The other explanation claims that the name comes from panedėlis
Cross of Recognition (257 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
was restored again as the Cross of Recognition in 2004. It is awarded to Latvians and foreigners for special services in public, cultural, science, sports
Rēzekne (2,587 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
World War I. After Latvia's independence in 1918, the population of ethnic Latvians in the city grew substantially, but Jews still made up slightly over a
Greek Operation of the NKVD (1,125 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
intelligence" in the Soviet Union, but was later expanded to also include Latvians, Germans, Estonians, Finns, Greeks, Iranians and Chinese. The prosecution
Language policy in Latvia (5,083 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Russians could speak Latvian than ethnic Latvians could speak Russian. In age groups over 15 years, however, more Latvians expressed proficiency in Russian than
Anti-Russian sentiment (17,010 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of 10, whereas non-Latvian respondents rated their relationships with Latvians 8.4 out of 10. Both respondent groups believed the ties between them were
Ariana Hilborn (566 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Greendale, Wisconsin, United States. All of her four grandparents were Latvians, who left Latvia at the end of World War II as refugees, and later emigrated
Adverb (2,395 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
noun is required, the expression used means literally "language of the Latvians/English/Russians", "latviešu/angļu/krievu valoda". In Russian, and analogously
4th Saeima (425 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
interest groups of Latvia. Of the 100 elected MPs, 1 was a woman, 83 were Latvians, 43 had a higher education, 39 had a secondary education, 12 had been educated
"Bund" in Latvia (907 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
institūts. p. 216. ISBN 978-9984-9000-4-9. Gordon, Frank (Efrayim) (1990). Latvians and Jews Between Germany and Russia. Stockholm: Memento. ISBN 91-87114-08-9
Nils Ušakovs (4,082 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
political force in the country promoting cooperation between the ethnic Latvians and Russians. Ušakovs has argued that this is the only way to achieve fuller
Vitebsk Governorate (787 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
December 1917, Dvinsky, Lyutsinsky and Rezhitsky Uyezds, populated mostly by Latvians and known in Latvian as Latgale, were transferred to Governorate of Livonia
1926 Lithuanian parliamentary election (93 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
658 1.0 0 New Party of Russians and Belarusians 8,022 0.8 0 0 Union of Latvians in Lithuania 2,358 0.2 0 New Party of Catholics and Abstainers 2,343 0
Spain–Trinidad and Tobago relations (949 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
disputed by Spaniards, English, Dutch and French; there was even a colony of Latvians from Curlandia. In 1530 Antonio Sedeño obtained a contract to settle in
Balvi (212 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Demographics in Balvi Latvians   75.26% Russians   23.27% Belarusians   1.16% Ukrainians   1.7% Poles   1.4% Roma   0.4% Germans   0.31% Others   3.48%
2011 Sidecarcross World Championship (1,995 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
race of the season, at Slagelse, Denmark, having a 53-point lead over Latvians Jānis and Lauris Daiders. The Belgian-Latvian combination Joris Hendrickx-Kaspars
Jēkabpils (977 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Demographics of Jēkabpils in 2017 population census Latvians   60.6% Russians   26.7% Belarusians   3.1% Poles   2.9% Ukrainians   1.8% Others   5.0%
Tautumeitas (210 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
2016). "Auļi team up with Tautumeitas to create powerful sonic tapestry". Latvians Online. Retrieved September 28, 2019. "WMCE Year 2018" (PDF). World Music
BC Rakvere Tarvas (576 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
2011 off-season rebuilding. The team re-acquired Valmo Kriisa and signed Latvians Kaspars Cipruss, Rinalds Sirsniņš and Juris Umbraško. In response, some
Cannabis in Latvia (1,113 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
amounts of cannabis by those over 18. Under the proposed regulations, Latvians would be permitted to grow not more than two or three cannabis plants,
Latvia national rugby league team (270 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
would lose their chance of qualifying for their first ever World Cup. The Latvians' home advantage had no effect as they went down to the Spaniards by 20
Constitution of Latvia (3,066 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Levits on 2013 described all basic values of the Republic of Latvia and Latvians. Levits draft of preamble to the Satversme stated the following: In order
2006 Fed Cup Europe/Africa Zone Group II – Play-offs (304 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
placed against each other in a tie, where the losing team would join the Latvians in relegation.  Lithuania and  Poland advanced to the Europe/Africa Zone
Ludza (575 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the town had a population of 8931, of which 5175 (57.9%) were ethnic Latvians, 3259 (36.5%) were ethnic Russians, 192 (2.1%) were Belarusians, 103 (1
Telecommunications in Latvia (954 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
planned to charge a monthly fee of 50,00Ls. By 2003, however, only 5.4% of Latvians used the Internet at home, and 60% did not use it at all; those who did
FK ASK (720 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
that didn't rely too much on the local footballers, but at least some Latvians did get a chance to play there and one of them was future Daugava Rīga
Lithuania men's national basketball team (21,084 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
played their first international game against their neighbors. Given the Latvians had international knowledge provided by coaches of the American YMCA (Young
Zigrida Ansamblis (118 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
From Seed to Bloom (2006) "Brisbane ensemble explores musical heritage". Latvians Online. 21 December 2004. Retrieved 20 July 2011. "Zigrida Ansamblis -
24th Rifle Corps (317 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
entire Territorial Corps was sent to Litene camp. Before leaving the camp, Latvians drafted in 1939 were demobilised, and replaced by about 4,000 Russian soldiers
June deportation (618 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Greeks NKVD operation Ingrian Finns Kalmyks Karachays Koreans Chinese Latvians Lithuanians Meskhetian Turks Poles 1944–46 1955–59 Romanians Ukrainians
Latvian Mobile Telephone (1,570 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
November 5, 2013 without any additional charges. As of April 2014, 50% of Latvians had access to the LTE network with the future goal of providing it in the
Guerrilla war in the Baltic states (226 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
2001. p. 25 Clodfelter, p. 538 Clodfelter, p. 538 Plakans, Andrejs. The Latvians: A Short History, 155. Hoover Institution Press, Stanford, 1995. Clodfelter
MSC Opera (516 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
found a large quantity of cocaine concealed in four passenger cabins. Four Latvians and three Lithuanians were later convicted at Canterbury Crown Court and
Battle of Ergeme (140 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
thoroughly that the order had to be dissolved. Plakans, Andrejs (1995). The Latvians: A Short History. Hoover Press. p. 36. Turnbull, Stephen; Peter Dennis
Death (personification) (6,385 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
famous representations of this personification of Death.[citation needed] Latvians named Death Veļu māte, but for Lithuanians is was Giltinė, deriving from
Curonian Kings (734 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Governorate. While the Curonian tribe had long been assimilated by the Latvians, the Curonian Kings preserved a separate identity and traditions. Differences
Non-English press of the Communist Party USA (15,909 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Anderson, "Latvians," in Hoerder with Harzig (eds.), The Immigrant Labor Press in North America, 1840s-1970s, vol. 2, pp. 209-210. Anderson, "Latvians," in
Saare County (1,503 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Ösel-Wiek, and the forces of Danish Estonia, including mainland Estonians and Latvians, defeated the Oeselians by conquering the Kaarma stronghold. Soon afterwards
Latvian Social Democratic Workers' Party (631 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
parties, and remained banned after the Soviet annexation in 1940. When many Latvians left Latvia during World War II, the LSDSP was restored as an "exile organization"
Madona (873 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Demographic situation in Madona Latvians   79% Russians   16% Belarusians   1.79% Ukrainians   1% Poles   0.89% Others   1.32%
Grass snake (1,873 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
snakes). Today grass snakes hold a meaning of house blessing among many Latvians and Lithuanians. One tradition is to put a bowl of milk near a snake's
Racism in Latvia (1,735 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
minorities including Jews and Muslims, and second, related to relations between Latvians and Russian-speaking population. In 2010, the political party Visu Latvijai
Evita Regža (162 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the World Curling Federation database "Curling: Games coverage inspires Latvians". Otago Daily Times Online News. August 24, 2011. Retrieved February 5
Gotthard Friedrich Stender (579 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
simple language and style, meant for the barely educated 18th century Latvians, promoted the education in Latvian schools throughout the whole 19th century
Wolfgang Kügler (717 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
he had murdered. He was also suspected of being too friendly with the Latvians, including his mistress and interpreter, Mrs. Kronbergs. Professor Ezergailis
List of wars involving Latvia (68 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Lithuania Russian SFSR Victory Latvia gains independence Death of 3,046 Latvians[citation needed] 1939–1945 (Molotov–Ribbentrop Pact) Soviet occupation
16th Rifle Division (Soviet Union) (1,364 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
military units were created by Estonians (8th Estonian Rifle Corps) and Latvians (130th Latvian Rifle Corps). The decision to re-form the division was made
Beardmore W.B.XXVI (461 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
manoeuvrable, it was underpowered, and performance was poor, with the Latvians unwilling to pay for replacement of the Eagle with a more powerful Napier
Liepāja (7,095 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the 2011 census, ethnic Latvians make up 55.5% of the population of Liepāja (in comparison, the proportion of native Latvians nationwide is 62.1%). Ethnic
Generalplan Ost (4,818 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
racially between the Germans and the Russians (Mittelschicht), namely, Latvians and even Czechs, were also supposed to be resettled there. According to
Deportations of the Ingrian Finns (597 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Greeks NKVD operation Ingrian Finns Kalmyks Karachays Koreans Chinese Latvians Lithuanians Meskhetian Turks Poles 1944–46 1955–59 Romanians Ukrainians
Ainaži (639 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
surrounding area in 2005 was 1794 people, the smallest official town of Vidzeme. Latvians made up 92% of the inhabitants, Russians 3%, Estonians 2%, and others 4%
Latvian-British Chamber of Commerce (929 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Commerce also acts as a Latvian Citizen Advice institution for UK-based Latvians. They are officially recognised by the various UK governmental organisations
Lagle Parek (819 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the countries of northern Europe, in which the authors (38 Lithuanians, Latvians and Estonians) supporting the Soviet leadership, approved the Scandinavian
Operation North (865 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Greeks NKVD operation Ingrian Finns Kalmyks Karachays Koreans Chinese Latvians Lithuanians Meskhetian Turks Poles 1944–46 1955–59 Romanians Ukrainians
Demographics of Saint Petersburg (2,026 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1.3% of citizen), Poles (38314, or 3.1%), Estonians (13401, or 1.1%), Latvians (7097, or 0.6%) and Lithuanians (5666, or 0.4%). In 1939 the city has surpassed
Latvian National Armed Forces (1,838 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
entire Territorial Corps was sent to Litene camp. Before leaving the camp, Latvians drafted in 1939 were demobilised, and replaced by about 4,000 Russian soldiers
Military history of Estonia (661 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Estonian War of Independence. They were used very effectively in supporting Latvians in fighting against Bermontians in Latvian War of Independence. Technical
Poles in Latvia (220 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
population 51,548 (2011 census) Languages Russian (57,7% in 2000), Polish Religion Roman Catholicism Related ethnic groups Poles, Latvians, Lithuanians
Peter Simon (presenter) (557 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
World in September 2018 following an on-air comment against Polish and Latvians in the UK. He was re-instated one month later. Junior Showtime (Yorkshire
Valdis Muktupāvels (349 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Latvians Online. Retrieved April 8, 2014. Kaljo, Egils (November 21, 2019). "Folklorists Rūta and Valdis Muktupāvels tour North America". Latvians Online
Easter in Latvia (1,139 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
limp". Therefore, one can think that in the past, along with Ziemassvētki, Latvians celebrated Lieldienas for 4 days. Later on, both festivals were reduced
Gentry (6,461 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
faced by the emancipation, both social and national, of the Estonians and Latvians where not taken seriously by the Baltic German gentry. The provisional
M84 camouflage pattern (842 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
 France: Special Forces uses the snow version.  Latvia: Given to the Latvians by the Danish government.  Lithuania: Given to the Lithuanians by the Danish
List of military legions (1,018 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
formation of the Waffen-SS created in 1943 and consisting primarily of ethnic Latvians Legion of St. George, the original name of the British Free Corps Ostlegionen
Iecava (355 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
manufacturing enterprises including vegetable oil and white spirits. Prominent Latvians born in Iecava include Friedrich Wilhelm Matisohn (1871-1913) and Arvīds
Talsi (1,262 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The town grew rapidly again and in 1935 had 4116 inhabitants (82% ethnic Latvians, 12% Jews and 3% Germans). The town was occupied by German troops from
Occupation of the Baltic states (10,243 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the ghettos and to transfer the survivors to concentration camps. Some Latvians and Lithuanian conscripts collaborated actively in the killing of Jews
Repatriation of Poles (1955–1959) (588 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Greeks NKVD operation Ingrian Finns Kalmyks Karachays Koreans Chinese Latvians Lithuanians Meskhetian Turks Poles 1944–46 1955–59 Romanians Ukrainians
Enn Tarto (854 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
nations. The petition was signed by 37 Lithuanians, 4 Estonians and 4 Latvians. It was handed over to Western representatives in Moscow, August 1979.
Soviet deportations from Bessarabia and northern Bukovina (995 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Greeks NKVD operation Ingrian Finns Kalmyks Karachays Koreans Chinese Latvians Lithuanians Meskhetian Turks Poles 1944–46 1955–59 Romanians Ukrainians
Background of the occupation of the Baltic states (2,827 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Estonians and Latvians concluded a military convention in 1923, which Lithuania joined in 1934. Further, the Estonians and Latvians held a joint military
The Holocaust in Latvia (5,533 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Gypsies proceeded through Latvia's smaller towns, and with the aid of Latvians. The Arajs Kommando was reported to have killed many Gypsies between July
Bishopric of Courland (742 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Courland and Semigallia Kingdom of Livonia Livonian Brothers of the Sword The Latvians: A Short History By Andrejs Plakans; p. 19 ISBN 0-8179-9302-9 Bishop Baudoin
Scalovia (243 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
western Balts such as Curonians and more distantly to eastern Balts such as Latvians and Lithuanians. The territory once inhabited by Scalovian or Schlavone
Somalis in Finland (1,127 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
fourth-largest minority in the country, after Finland-Swedes, Russians, Latvians and Estonians. In 2018, there were 6,448 Somali citizens, but an equal
Union of Greens and Farmers (987 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
on similar sentimental feelings shared by the voters of the two groups. Latvians are supportive of traditional small farms and perceive them as more environmentally
1st Saeima (317 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
political and ethnic interest groups of Latvia. Of the 100 MPs, 84 were Latvians, 62 had a higher education, 22 had a secondary education, 7 had graduated
Jaunlatvija (204 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Latvia’s newest political party" Archived 2009-04-01 at the Wayback Machine, Latvians Online, March 28, 2009 Riga municipal elections. Candidate profiles from
Freedom Monument (3,924 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
World War II – has caused controversy. The date was first celebrated by Latvians in exile before being brought to Latvia in 1990 and for a short time (1998–2000)
Latvia men's national ice hockey team (161 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
2019. Zariņš, Viesturs (4 May 2006). "Latvia's hockey history spans a century". Latvians Online. Retrieved 11 April 2019. Official website IIHF profile
List of ethnic slurs (17,257 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Russians to Latvians as a way of equating them to Germans since from 1943 to 1945, during the Nazi occupation of Latvia, nearly 100,000 Latvians were mobilised
June 14 (3,907 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
first major wave of Soviet mass deportations and murder of Estonians, Latvians and Lithuanians, begins. 1944 – World War II: After several failed attempts
Dace Regža (178 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the World Curling Federation database "Curling: Games coverage inspires Latvians". Otago Daily Times Online News. August 24, 2011. Retrieved February 5
Valmiera (1,793 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
elections were held and Valmiera was one of the few towns in Latvia where Latvians won the majority of seats (18 of 24). As a result, local doctor Georgs
Russian Union of Evangelical Christians-Baptists (1,542 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
multiethnic, consisting of Russians, Ukrainians, Belorussians, Germans, Latvians, Armenians, Georgians, Ossets, Moldavians, Chuvashes, Komi, and other nationalities
Romanian prisoners of war in the Soviet Union (556 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in Stalinist camps in central Kazakhstan in 1941–1950." Frank Gordon, "Latvians and Jews between Germany and Russia", Memento, Stockholm, 1990 ISBN 91-87114-08-9
Trīdeksnis (156 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
trijdeksnis (Naudīte Z). Jātniece, Amanda (July 16, 2001). "A primer on Latvian folk instruments". Latvians Online. Retrieved September 8, 2012.[dead link]
Prostitution in Latvia (1,405 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Reckon Talk". Reckon Talk. 22 November 2015. Retrieved 2 February 2018. "Latvians worried about sex tourism". The Sydney Morning Herald. Retrieved 2012-07-13
Travel restrictions related to the COVID-19 pandemic (9,400 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
quarantine will be set for anyone entering the country, with the exception of Latvians and Lithuanians from May 15.On 15 May Estonia opened its borders to Latvian
Koknese (740 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Daugava meets the Pērse river to replace the wooden fortification of the Latvians. The formal sovereignty of Polotsk was finally revoked in 1215. The Order
Ninth Fort massacres of November 1941 (1,059 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
than the native bestial hordes. Should one assign the Lithuanians and the Latvians, who are even rejected by the population here, with their slaughter? I
A Woman in Amber (2,369 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
culture can be maintained. Education- The novel highlights the importance Latvians place on education which is referred to in the novel as “the riches of
Latvian Provisional National Council (1,171 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
On the last day situation in Latgale and Bolshevik danger to the ethnic Latvians living in Belarus was discussed. The third session met in Petrograd in
Nazi–Soviet population transfers (1,106 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Greeks NKVD operation Ingrian Finns Kalmyks Karachays Koreans Chinese Latvians Lithuanians Meskhetian Turks Poles 1944–46 1955–59 Romanians Ukrainians
Lucia Peka (1,578 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
citizens died during World War II and the Nazi occupation, thousands of Latvians fled the country to become the Diaspora. When these Latvian "Displaced
Latvian musical bows (67 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
as a resonator. Bladder fiddle Jātniece, Amanda (March 21, 2009). "A primer on Latvian folk instruments". Latvians Online. Retrieved November 28, 2016.
Northern Crusades (3,504 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Bishopric of Ösel-Wiek, and Danish Estonia, including mainland Estonians and Latvians, defeated the Oeselians by conquering their stronghold at Kaarma. Soon
Battle of Saule (1,081 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Baltic News Network. September 19, 2015. Retrieved September 22, 2018. "Latvians, Lithuanians remember victory over crusaders". Public Broadcasting of Latvia
Fraternitas Vanenica (423 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
refugees. Fleeing from the second soviet occupation, more than 150 000 Latvians emigrated from Latvia in the years 1941-1945. Most of them spent some time
Vaira Paegle (299 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
She was also the first woman president of the World Federation of Free Latvians. She joined the People's Party in Latvia and began to run in Parliamentary
15th Waffen Grenadier Division of the SS (1st Latvian) (601 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
the numerical designation added soon after. The unlawful conscription of Latvians for military service by the Germans, was based on Alfred Rosenberg's compulsory
Yes and no (5,836 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
faith. At that time such works were usually translated from German by non-Latvians that had learned Latvian as a foreign language. By the 17th century "jā"
Latvian independence movement (422 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of the armed resistance was suppressed by 1952. "Perestroika" enabled Latvians to pursue a bolder nationalistic program, particularly through such general
Viktors Arājs (980 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Latvian language newspaper Tēvija (Latvian:: Fatherland): "To all patriotic Latvians, Pērkonkrusts members, Students, Officers, Militiamen, and Citizens, who
Haralds Vasiļjevs (294 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Qualification that was held in Klagenfurt, Austria. Under his tutelage, the Latvians best finish at the World Championships was 8th place in 2000. His son,
Jānis Mediņš (1,352 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
from 1946, living in the Blomberg refugee camp in Germany with many other Latvians. Finally, in 1948, they settled in Stockholm. Here, although he did not
Collectivization in the Soviet Union (7,572 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
restrained approach as the voluntary approach was not yielding results. Latvians were accustomed to individual holdings (viensētas), which had existed even
Leonid Punin (500 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
consisted of 10 officers and more than 300 soldiers. Among them there were 37 Latvians (from the 2nd Latvian shooters battalion), and about 50 people who knew
HMS Caledon (D53) (1,195 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
1919. Caledon shelled Soviet forces at Ventspils during February, helping Latvians to retake the town, before being returning to the United Kingdom later
Forest Brothers (4,798 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Grenadier Division of the SS (2nd Latvian), was recruited with 15 other Latvians into a Nazi stay-behind unit at the close of the war. Escaping to the forest
Juris Umbraško (293 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
season, the Latvian joined Estonian team BC Rakvere Tarvas with fellow Latvians Kaspars Cipruss and Rinalds Sirsniņš, the team which has been represented
Latvia at the 2014 Winter Olympics (378 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Latvians took home the silver medal in four-man bobsleigh.
Gorals (2,268 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Nazi Germany sought to Germanize the Gorals, along with the Estonians, Latvians and Lithuanians, and include them in the resettlement plans. Under Nazi
Congress of Estonia (1,202 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of the Citizens Committees of Estonia and Latvia (in the nineties, the Latvians had a movement analogous to the Estonian committees) to the American Committees
Ipatiev House (1,244 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
A. G. Kabanov, P. S. Medvedev, V. N. Netrebin, and Y. M. Tselms. Three Latvians refused at the last minute to take part in the execution. Yurovsky spoke
August Miete (1,097 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
also those who had been shot and wounded en route by SS, policemen, or Latvians who guarded the transports. These ill, crippled, and wounded passengers
2011 Latvian parliamentary election (850 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Eventually a Unity-Reform Party-National Alliance coalition was formed. "Latvians sack parliament, head to early elections". EurActiv. 2011-07-25. Retrieved
2007 Latvian presidential election (569 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
general public. An opinion poll showed that Endziņš was supported by 54% of Latvians and Zatlers was supported by 29%. People at the Latvian House of Parliament
Amica Wronki (2,004 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
round of the 2004/2005 UEFA Cup. A 2–1 victory in the first round against Latvians FK Ventspils was followed by their first appearance in the revamped UEFA
Yanis Smits (272 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
family emigrated to Canada in 1977 where Yanis was involved in outreach to Latvians through pastoral ministry and radio. He has made numerous visits to Latvia
Speed skating (3,622 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
all the gold medals in world championships between the world wars, with Latvians and Austrians visiting the podium in the European Championships. However
Yellow badge (3,121 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Jewish Poles in German-occupied Soviet-annexed Poland, Jewish Lithuanians, Latvians and Estonians as well as Soviet Jews in German-occupied areas were obliged
Ethnic groups in Baltimore (13,065 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
There have been a variety of ethnic groups in Baltimore, Maryland and its surrounding area for 12,000 years. Prior to European colonization, various Native
Tatjana Koķe (60 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Latvian Academy of Sciences. Retrieved 2010-11-06. "Saeima approves four-party coalition government". Latvians Online. 2007-12-20. Retrieved 2010-11-06.
Latvian–Soviet Peace Treaty (874 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Treaty of Versailles. After the Estonian Army 3rd Division and the Latvians expelled the German troops, the Soviet troops once again advanced onto
Trawniki concentration camp (2,128 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
und Letten des Ausbildungslagers "Accommodations for the Estonians and Latvians at the training camp" 11. Ställe in Steingebäuden "Stables in stone building"
History of Lithuania (19,807 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and Latvians. The Balts spoke forms of the Indo-European languages. Today, the only remaining Baltic nationalities are the Lithuanians and Latvians, but
Einsatzgruppen (9,765 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Police) played a key role in rounding up and massacring Jewish Lithuanians, Latvians, and Estonians. These groups helped the Einsatzgruppen and other killing
Latin Americans (3,721 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
such as French, Germans, Greeks, Poles, Ukrainians, Russians, Estonians, Latvians, Jews, Irish and Welsh. Also included are Middle Easterners of Lebanese
Official language (3,601 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
state and establishing a new one that is no longer a nation-state wherein Latvians exercise their rights to self-determination, enjoying and maintaining their
Baltische Landeswehr (1,376 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
deposed while the Freikorps moved on to capture Riga on May 23, 1919. Latvians sought assistance from the Estonian Army which had been occupying Northern
Kvass (3,124 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(link) "Legacy Mailer Back-Link Redirector Including News Item Anchor". www.latvians.com. Retrieved 17 October 2018. "Coca-Cola HBC – Products and Marketing"
Schutzmannschaft (2,255 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
organized by nationality: Ukrainians, Belarusians, Estonians, Lithuanians, Latvians, Tatars. Germans attempted to organize police battalions in occupied Poland
Lūcija Jēruma-Krastiņa (192 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the University Department of Anatomy. Her theories on the race of the Latvians was used to create a particularly racial determination of the Latvian "race"
Duchy of Courland and Semigallia (2,139 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Courland, University of Washington, June 2001. Plakans, Andrejs (1995) The Latvians: A Short History, Hoover Institution Press. Courland Courland 1641-1795
Military history of Latvia during World War II (1,483 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
entire Territorial Corps was sent to Litene camp. Before leaving the camp, Latvians drafted in 1939 were demobilised, and replaced by about 4,000 Russian soldiers
Kazakhstan national football team (2,031 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
by Islambek Kuat got the Kazakhs the 5th place, tied in points with the Latvians, but with a better head-to-head record. Once again in the last drawing
Šiauliai (2,732 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and the remaining 2% consist of Ukrainians, Belarusians, Jews, Roma, Latvians, Armenians and other ethnic groups. About 94% of the city's population
Otto-Heinrich Drechsler (914 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
states that like Lohse, Drechsler was sympathetic to a limited autonomy for Latvians, but unlike Lohse, he worked well with the SS, except for Friedrich Jeckeln
Chinese in the Russian Revolution and in the Russian Civil War (2,046 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Elite[permanent dead link]" (in Russian) "Chinese detachments, together with Latvians and other nationals guarded the Soviet government already in 1917-1918"
Kristers Serģis (569 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
them as record holders, having won six titles now. Despite this, the two Latvians Serģis / Rasmanis remain the most successful outfit in the history of sidecarcross
Politics of Latvia (2,696 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
was largely along the ethnic lines. It is estimated that 84% of ethnic Latvians voted 'YES', while 91% of ethnic Russians voted 'NO'. After the referendum
Latvian War of Independence (2,211 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
armistice between Estonia, Latvia, and the Landeswehr and Freikorps when the Latvians were about to march into Riga. By its terms the legitimate government of
List of Chairmen of the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet of the Latvian Soviet Socialist Republic (82 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
According to some sources March 10, 1952 Silde, Adolfs, "The role of Russian-Latvians in the Sovietization of Latvia", Journal of Baltic Studies, 1987, pg. 202
Buy Bye Beauty (360 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
country. TV3 Sweden, which aired the documentary twice, apologised to Latvians for its negative content. Hollender said in 2006 that despite having received
Sniedze (48 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
a Latvian feminine given name. The associated name day is December 2. "Latvians". The Latvian Institute. 2014. Archived from the original on 19 January
For the Native Language! (428 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Course. Retrieved 14 March 2016. Toms Rauhvargers (25 February 2012). "Latvians reject Russian as their second official language". europeanstrategist.eu
Sven Verbrugge (906 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
race of the season, at Slagelse, Denmark, having a 53-point lead over Latvians Jānis and Lauris Daiders at the time. The last race event of the 2011 season
Nordic identity in Estonia (1,180 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
while our identity as a citizen of Europe is common ground between us and Latvians - being stronger here than it is among the young people of Finland and
Alison Cerutti (1,451 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in Moscow and Olsztyn they lost against Nummerdor / Varenhorst and the Latvians Samoilovs / Šmēdiņš. In the next tournament in Poreč they succeeded against
Wehrmacht foreign volunteers and conscripts (417 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Mostly ethnic Russians Ukrainian Liberation Army Ukrainians Ukrainian National Army Ukrainians Luftwaffen-Legion Lettland Air unit composed of Latvians.
Victims of Communism Memorial (1,631 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Stalin's Great Famine; or Russians killed in Stalin's purges; Lithuanians and Latvians and Estonians loaded onto cattle cars and deported to Arctic death camps
Principality of Polotsk (1,365 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
colonizing the lands of its western neighbours, the ancestors of today's Latvians and Lithuanians. In the early 13th century, Teutonic knights seized power
Janis Rozentāls (844 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
commissioned portraits. For his diploma work he took as models the young educated Latvians and local farmers. A little later the artist decided to settle in Saldus
National Alliance (Latvia) (1,468 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
"Veto ousts nationalists from new government; 2 parties remain in talks". Latvians Online. Retrieved 18 July 2011. "Supporters line up behind Zatlers". The
Latvian euro coins (2,797 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Minister Valdis Dombrovskis argued that a referendum is unnecessary because Latvians already voted in favour of their EU accession treaty in 2003, which binds
Victorious Return (186 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
into their ranks, but he refuses, so the Germans on the radio ask the Latvians to stop in the name of Augustus. Will the main character get out of captivity
Population exchange between Poland and Soviet Ukraine (1,041 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Greeks NKVD operation Ingrian Finns Kalmyks Karachays Koreans Chinese Latvians Lithuanians Meskhetian Turks Poles 1944–46 1955–59 Romanians Ukrainians
2015 Bandy World Championship (1,191 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Division B in 2014 and was thus promoted to Division A for 2015. However, the Latvians made an application to play in Division B this year too, and this was approved
Mein Kampf (6,736 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Latvia". Polygraph.info. 13 April 2018. Retrieved 9 October 2019. "Do Latvians really read more Hitler than Harry Potter?". BBC. 9 October 2019. Retrieved
Marģers Skujenieks (837 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and 1934 his party published the newspaper Latviešu balss (The Voice of Latvians). After the 15 May 1934 Latvian coup d'état by Prime Minister Kārlis Ulmanis
Waffen-SS foreign volunteers and conscripts (3,127 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
addition by 1944, the German military began conscripting Estonians and Latvians in an effort to replenish their losses. The foreigners who served in the
Ernests Vīgners (63 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Blech 1937–1939, and later director of the Latvian National Opera 1944–49. He was interred at Riga Cemetery. Pēteris Apinis A hundred great Latvians 2006
Inhabitants of Saaremaa (1,470 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Ösel-Wiek, the forces of Danish Estonia including mainland Estonians and Latvians defeated the Oeselians by conquering the Kaarma stronghold. Soon thereafter
Peter Ermakov (1,098 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and the youngest daughter, Anastasia, were still alive. One of the Cheka Latvians drove a bayonet through Anastasia's face. Yurovsky described how Ermakov
Irbe (101 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Artūrs Irbe (born 1967), Latvian ice hockey coach and former goaltender "Latvians". The Latvian Institute. 2014. Archived from the original on 19 January
Human rights in Europe (2,770 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
birth rate. The death rate among Russians in Latvia is higher than that of Latvians in Latvia and Russians in Russia, in part due to the unfavourable social
League of East European States (771 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
this Federation Ukrainians, White Russians, Lithuanians, Esthonians and Latvians would together serve as a counterbalance to the Poles, and the Germans
Baltic states under Soviet rule (1944–1991) (2,161 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
percent before the war, but in 1970 the figure dropped to 60 percent. Ethnic Latvians constituted 75 percent, but the figure dropped to 56.8 percent in 1970
Layered Rye Bread (414 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
apricot are favourite preserves for preparing Layered Rye Bread among Latvians, as are the more peculiarly Latvian aronia, sea buckthorn, lingonberry
Waffen-SS foreign volunteers and conscripts (3,127 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
addition by 1944, the German military began conscripting Estonians and Latvians in an effort to replenish their losses. The foreigners who served in the
Belarus (12,946 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
ornate patterns influenced by the neighboring cultures: Poles, Lithuanians, Latvians, Russians, and other European nations. Each region of Belarus has developed
Lubań (1,924 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
imprisoned also in other camps, as well as Russians, Hungarians, Frenchmen, Latvians and Ukrainians. Lauban was the site of one of the last Nazi German victories
Eduards Volters (3,103 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
supported the Lithuanian press ban and suggested methods on how to assimilate Latvians and Lithuanians. Further, he supported the idea of Ivan Kakhanov [ru],
Irbe (101 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Artūrs Irbe (born 1967), Latvian ice hockey coach and former goaltender "Latvians". The Latvian Institute. 2014. Archived from the original on 19 January
Cēsis Castle (2,895 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Those who once lived in this castle, have long since perished, but the Latvians, whose ancestors once built this castle, are now a free nation. The castle
Münster (4,186 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
worldwide from the Latvian Community in Germany (LKV)" (PDF). A Guide for Latvians Abroad. LKV. Archived from the original (PDF) on 22 July 2011. Retrieved
Jānis Cimze (666 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
p. 262. Retrieved 2010-08-01. Apinis, Pēteris (2006). A Hundred Great Latvians. Riga: Nacionālais apgāds. ISBN 9984-26-288-X. OCLC 238892134. Jānis Cimze
Courland Pocket (2,835 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
was subsequently executed by Soviets in 1947—and approximately 14,000 Latvians. The Soviets detained all males between the ages of 16 and 60, and conducted
3rd Saeima (301 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Israel– 1 seat Christian Working Peoples Union – 1 seat Union of Latgalian Latvians and land plowers Party – 1 seat Latgalian Social Democratic Workers Party
Walter Zapp (484 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Grave. Retrieved 20 December 2010. Apinis, Pēteris (2006). A Hundred Great Latvians. Riga: Nacionālais apgāds. p. 126. ISBN 978-9984-26-288-8. OCLC 238892134
Roberts Zīle (1,807 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
including the Prime Minister’s party, have attended the commemoration of Latvians who fought in the Second World War". Zīle himself wrote a response in the
ManaBalss.lv (526 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
manabalss.lv. Retrieved 2020-01-22. Sally McGrane (April 19, 2013). "Online, Latvians' Ideas Can Bloom Into Law". The New York Times. Retrieved 6 August 2017
Polish–Soviet War (13,848 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
over Eastern Galicia. Ukrainians, Belarusians, Lithuanians, Estonians and Latvians fought against each other and against the Russians, who were just as divided
Latvia in the Eurovision Song Contest 2009 (1,526 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
collaborations were allowed as long as a third of the song authors were Latvians. Songs submitted for preselections in other countries were also not allowed
2008 Latvian constitutional referendum (1,168 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
archived copy as title (link) http://www.earthtimes.org/articles/show/223093,latvians-vote-in-a-poll-on-power-to-dissolve-parliament.html http://www.focus-fen
Sandra Kalniete (1,972 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
POLITICO. 3 November 2004. Retrieved 27 September 2018. "Latvian Mailer". latvians.com. Retrieved 27 September 2018. 'SOAAR', SIA. "2014.gada Eiropas Parlamenta
Gaidis Bērziņš (173 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Straumanis, Andris (25 October 2011). "Saeima confirms new government". Latvians Online. Archived from the original on 9 November 2011. Retrieved 29 October
2009 Fed Cup Europe/Africa Zone Group II – Play-offs (223 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
meaning that they both competed in the relegation play-offs. However, the Latvians won their tie while the Portuguese lost, meaning the latter team was relegated
Surname (12,127 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the source of German, Polish and even Italian ornamental surnames for Latvians such as "Rozentāls (Rosental)" ("rose valley"), "Eizenbaums (Eisenbaum")
Dissolution of the Soviet Union (17,642 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
flowers to commemorate the anniversary of Stalin's mass deportation of Latvians in 1941. This was the first large demonstration in the Baltic republics
First Army (Hungary) (731 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
there were also significant contingents of Hungarians, Finns, Lithuanians, Latvians, Estonians, Italians, Slovaks, Croatians, Frenchmen, Danes, Norwegians
Eva Kampe (339 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
rules footballer. "Although small, Perth’s Latvian community hangs on", Latvians Online, 15 December 2007. Retrieved 29 November 2016. Ieva 'Eva' KAMPE
Ernests Štālbergs (162 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Apartment house on the Lomonosova str. Riga (1930) Ernests Štālbergs 100 Latvians. Васильев Ю., Э. Шталберг (1883—1958), в сборнике: Из истории техники Латвийской
Latvia–Russia relations (2,345 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
occupation, resulting in further deportations. During this period many Latvians fled with the retreating Germans or to Sweden. The Soviet occupation dramatically
22nd Guards Rifle Division (3,365 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Guards rifle divisions on this sector of the front that "were made up of Latvians."The division remained in Latvia and Lithuania for the duration. As of
Occupation of the Latvian Republic Day (492 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
administrators were liquidated and replaced by Soviet cadres, in which 34,250 Latvians were deported or killed and Latvia was incorporated into the Soviet Union
Reyhan Şeker (568 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
netted a goal in the match against the Croatian women and two against the Latvians in the 2008 UEFA Support International Tournament played in Turkey. At
Iveta Grigule-Pēterse (722 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
January 2017. Retrieved 15 August 2018. "MEPs can't hire relatives? Ask the Latvians how to get around the rules". Re:Baltica. 8 February 2017. Retrieved 24
Forced labor of Hungarians in the Soviet Union (1,110 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
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Jaunākās Ziņas (218 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Bristol, UK/Chicago USA. 2009. Apinis, Pēteris (2006). A Hundred Great Latvians. Riga: Nacionālais apgāds. p. 44. ISBN 9984-26-288-X. OCLC 238892134. Švābe
Deportation of Germans from Romania after World War II (1,170 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
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Brothers' Cemetery (1,542 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Independence. It also contains a number of graves, including reburials, of Latvians killed during World War II and of holders of the Lāčplēsis War Order (Latvian:
Media of Latvia (2,223 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
among 180 countries. Despite being traditionally held in high regard among Latvians, print media have been losing ground in recent years. This is partly due
Eduards Smiļģis (89 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
2015-01-01. Live Riga Retrieved 20 November 2015. Apinis, Pēteris (2006). A Hundred Great Latvians. Riga: Nacionālais apgāds. p. 88. ISBN 998426288X.
Saint Petersburg (16,863 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Russian Civil War. The minorities of Germans, Poles, Finns, Estonians and Latvians were almost completely transferred from Leningrad during the 1930s. From
Linguistic purism (1,826 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
to replace the "weak" Romance word preface. French, Germans, Greeks and Latvians are known for their preference for coining words over borrowing foreign
Robert Eikhe (1,075 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
During the preparation of "Latvian Operation" - in which thousands of Latvians were arrested and killed - Eikhe was summoned to Moscow, and on 30 October
Assianism (4,528 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
first dominates among the Russians, Ukrainians, Belorussians, Lithuanians, Latvians, and Armenians and can be defined as an "invention of tradition", after