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Message for U.S. Citizens: January 31 Open House with Ambassador John Carwile

The U.S. Embassy invites U.S. citizens resident in or traveling to Latvia to an open house with Ambassador to Latvia John Carwile. Please join us at the Embassy from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. on Friday, January 31, to meet Ambassador Carwile. Embassy staff will also be available to discuss life, work, and travel in Latvia, as well ...
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We are holding an Auction!

U.S. Embassy Riga announces an online auction sale of furniture, computers, printers, appliances and other equipment. Auction starts on January 24th, 2020 at 10:00 Riga time, and lasts until January 27th 2020 at 12:00 Riga time. All the items being auctioned are sold exclusively via the Embassy’s auction website.   You can find all the ...
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Treasury Sanctions Corruption and Material Support Networks

U.S. Department of the Treasury December 9, 2019 Global Magnitsky and Venezuela designations target corruption on International Anti-Corruption Day Washington – Corruption is a global problem. It undermines the abilities of governments to adequately care for their citizens; erodes the legal, moral, and ethical fabric of society; and facilitates transnational crime. Today, on International Anti-Corruption ...
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