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Ambassador Christopher Robinson’s Remarks at State Border Guard Handover Event

Ambassador Christopher Robinson Remarks at State Border Guard Handover Event January 24, 2024 Minister Kozlovskis, General Pujāts, distinguished guests, I am pleased to be with you today to mark the handover of United States government-funded vehicles to the State Border Guard. The 57 all-terrain vehicles are a part of a larger security assistance package to ... Read More»

Ambassador Christopher Robinson’s Remarks at Latvian Ministry of Defense

Ambassador to Latvia Christopher Robinson Remarks at Latvian Ministry of Defense December 8, 2023 Thank you Minister Sprūds and thank you to your team at the Latvian Ministry of Defense and to Latvia’s armed forces for helping us get to this important day. With today’s announcement on the Naval Strike Missile system, we mark an ... Read More»

Ambassador Christopher Robinson’s Remarks at International Anti-Corruption Day event

Ambassador Christopher Robinson Friday, December 8, 2023 International Anti-Corruption Day event Good morning, Labrīt. Director Straume, Executive Director Tauriņa, distinguished guests. The Embassy is honored to co-sponsor today’s event marking International Anti-Corruption Day, a day that calls on us to reflect, unite, and reaffirm our commitment to combating corruption. This year’s campaign holds special significance, ... Read More»

Ambassador Robinson: The roots of work are bitter, but its fruit is sweet

The roots of work are bitter, but its fruit is sweet Ambassador Christoper Robinson Riga, December 4, 2023 Latvians are rightfully proud of their many accomplishments since regaining independence in 1991.  Among these successes, Latvia has created a strong financial regulatory environment more resilient to malign influences, strengthening its economic foundation.  Indeed, Latvia’s long-term security ... Read More»