Road traffic deaths have gone down in Latvia in recent years — but the Baltic state's roads remain the most deadly compared to most European countries. Euronews explains why
There are calls for Ilmars Rimsevics to temporarily step down from his post while an inquiry takes place.
Bulgaria is estimated to shrink the most over the coming decades, but a host of other countries in eastern Europe are also in the firing line: Latvia, Moldova, Ukraine, Croatia, Lithuania, Romania, Serbia, Poland and Hungary.
We travel to Latvia to meet exciting fresh talents transforming Riga and region in a culinary hotspot.
This week Russia and Belarus are conducting drills that have worried Nato members.
Europe’s spending on defence has edged up for the first time in seven years, new figures have revealed, amid fears of Russian aggression in the Baltics.
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Britain has moved to assure Latvians living in the UK that it will guarantee their rights after it pulls out of the EU.
US Vice President Joe Biden has underlined the United States’ commitment to NATO’s mutual defence guarantee, Article 5.
A convoy of US military vehicles arrived in Latvia on Monday after starting a tactical march from Germany as part of a military exercise, reported Reuters news…
Rough and tumble in Latvia where brutal racing conditions sorted out the men from the boys in the FIM Motocross Grand Prix. It was the sixth round in
The Prime Minister of Latvia has resigned. Laimdota Straujuma has blamed political squabbles in her centre-right governing coalition and
Debt sustainability has become a critical issue for both governments and international investors during the past half-decade of financial crisis. As
With the death count rising alarmingly in the world’s most dangerous sea crossing earlier this year, Brussels finally acted.
The US has announced plans to deploy heavy weaponry in several Central and Eastern European nations. Officials say they want to calm concerns among
Raimonds Vejonis, the current defence minister and member of the green party, was chosen to become Latvia's head of state by the country's parliament.
EU leaders say they want to continue building ties with their eastern neighbours, despite pressure from Russia. However, officials say that process
European leaders are due to continue talks with former Soviet nations in Latvia on Friday hoping to forge closer ties. But Moscow claims the
Two Russian soliders captured in eastern Ukraine have admitted to serving in the Kremlin’s armed forces, according to the OSCE. The group aims to
Several hundred people in the Latvian capital Riga have remembered soldiers who fought on the side of German forces against Soviet troops during