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U.S. Embassy Celebrates Exchange Program Awards

Riga, June 13, 2019 – Today, Nancy Pettit, United States Ambassador to Latvia, will honor this year’s exchange program recipients for the Fulbright, Humphrey, Benjamin Franklin fellowships, and The Teaching Excellence and Achievement Program (TEA), as well as the Studies of the United States Institute (SUSI), Baltic American Freedom Foundation Fellowships. Fulbright fellowships are being ...
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Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Riga, Latvia, May 8-9, 2019

Location:  Announced gathering points and route include, but are not limited to, the Victory Park and Old Town in Riga. Event:  Large organized gatherings to commemorate Victory Day. are expected to begin on May 8  at 17:00 at the Victory Monument.  On May 9 at 8:30, a rally is scheduled to take place in front of the Saeima.  Commemorative events on May 9 are ...
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U.S. Ambassador Visits Daugavpils and Rēzekne

Riga, April 3, 2019 – U.S. Ambassador Nancy Pettit will make an official visit to Daugavpils and Rēzekne from April 3-5. During her visit to Daugavpils, Ambassador Pettit will meet with Daugavpils Mayor Andrejs Elksniņš and City Council officials.  She will also meet with civil society representatives, visit the Embassy’s American Center at the Latgale ...
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