Government of Latvia
The Government of Latvia is the central government of the Republic of Latvia. The Constitution of Latvia (Satversme) outlines the nation as a parliamentary republic represented by a unicameral parliam...
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Foreign relations of Latvia
Today's Republic of Latvia regards itself as a continuation of the 1918–1940 republic.After the declaration on the restoration of its full independence on August 21, 1991, Latvia became a member of th...
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Law of Latvia
Latvian law is a part of a legal system of Latvia. It is largely civil, as opposed to a common, law system, based on epitomes in the German and French systems. The Latvian legal system is grounded on...
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Military of Latvia
The Latvian National Armed Forces (Latvian: Nacionālie Bruņotie Spēki) are the armed forces of the Republic of Latvia. Latvia's defense concept is based on a mobile professional rapid response fo...
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Politics of Latvia
The politics of Latvia takes place in a framework of a parliamentary representative democratic republic, whereby the Prime Minister is the head of government, and of a multi-party system. The Preside...
Saeima
The Saeima ([sæimaː]) is the parliament of the Republic of Latvia. It is a unicameral parliament consisting of 100 members who are elected by proportional representation, with seats allocated to polit...
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List of Presidents of Latvia
The President of Latvia is head of state and commander-in-chief of the armed forces of the Republic of Latvia.The term of office is four years. Before 1997, it was three years. He or she may be elect...
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Repše cabinet
The Repše cabinet was the government of Latvia from 7 November 2002 to 9 March 2004 when the government announced a resignation.
List of former Latvian commanders
This is a list of the former Latvian commanders, which also includes the Latvian officers who have served in the Imperial Russian Army, Wehrmacht, Waffen SS and the military commanders, who have retir...
Deputies of the Saeima
The Deputies of the 9th Saeima are the 100 deputies or members of the parliament of Latvia, the Saeima. Ninety-nine of those elected to 9th Saeima began their term on 7 November 2006, and ended their ...
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State Chancellery of Latvia
The State Chancellery of Latvia is a central public administration institution directly subordinated to the Prime Minister.The State Chancellery is headed by its director, who is a top-rank official a...
First Godmanis cabinet
The first Godmanis cabinet was the government of Latvia from 7 May 1990 to 3 August 1993. It was the first government of Latvia after independence from the Soviet Union and the first of two governmen...
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Order of the Three Stars
Order of the Three Stars (Latvian: Triju Zvaigžņu ordenis) is an order awarded for meritorious service to Latvia. It was established in 1924 in remembrance of the founding of Latvia. Its motto is ...
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Baltic Assembly
The Baltic Assembly (BA) is a cooperation between the parliaments of the Baltic republics of Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania. It attempts to find a common position in relation to man...
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Ādolfs Bļodnieks
Ādolfs Bļodnieks (24 July 1889, Tukums - 21 March 1962, Brooklyn, NY) held the office of Prime Minister of Latvia from 24 March 1933 – 16 March 1934, for the New Farmers' Party.
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United Nations Security Council Resolution 710
United Nations Security Council resolution 710, adopted without a vote on 12 September 1991, after examining the application of the Republic of Latvia for membership in the United Nations, the Council...
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Kārlis Ulmanis
Kārlis Augusts Vilhelms Ulmanis (September 4, 1877 in Bērze, Bērze Parish, Latvia – September 20, 1942 in Krasnovodsk prison, Soviet Union) was a prominent Latvian politician in pre-World War II Latvi...
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Northern Future Forum
Northern Future Forum is an annual, informal meeting of prime ministers, policy innovators, entrepreneurs and business leaders from the 9 nations of Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Iceland, Latvia, Lithua...
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Marģers Skujenieks
Marģers Skujenieks (22 June 1886, Riga - 1941, Moscow) held the office of Prime Minister of Latvia twice from 19 December 1926 – 23 January 1928 and 6 December 1931 – 23 March 1933.Arrested during the...
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Speaker of the Saeima
The Speaker of the Saeima (Latvian: Saeimas priekšsēdētājs, literally: Chairperson of the Saeima) is the speaker of the Parliament of Latvia, the Saeima. In the case when President of Latvia is no...
Latvian passport
Latvian passports are issued to citizens of Latvia for identity and international travel purposes. Receiving a valid passport is mandatory from the age of 15, but passports can be requested for younge...
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