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Health Alert – Latvia Extends State of Emergency, Eases Some Restrictions, U.S. Embassy Riga, Latvia

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Riga, Latvia (May 8, 2020) Location: Latvia Event:   Latvia Extends State of Emergency, Eases Some Restrictions On Thursday, May 7, the Cabinet of Ministers of Latvia extended the state of emergency until June 9, and announced a gradual reduction of some restrictions starting on May 12, 2020.  Details in the Latvian language can ...
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Health Alert – Air Baltic added additional flights out of Latvia from on May 11, 2020 and May 12, 2020

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Riga, Latvia (May 5, 2020) Location: Latvia Event:   Air Baltic Adds More Flights Air Baltic added additional flights out of Latvia from on May 11, 2020 and May 12, 2020.   Available flights from Riga Airport are as follows: Date                 Time         Route       May 6, 2020     ...
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Proclamation Suspending Entry of Immigrants Who Present Risk to the U.S. Labor Market During the Economic Recovery Following the COVID-19 Outbreak

Proclamation Suspending Entry of Immigrants Who Present Risk to the U.S. Labor Market During the Economic Recovery Following the COVID-19 Outbreak   Issued on: April 22, 2020 The 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) has significantly disrupted the livelihoods of Americans.  In Proclamation 9994 of March 13, 2020 (Declaring a National Emergency Concerning the Novel Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) Outbreak), I declared ...
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Health Alert – Air Baltic Adds More Flights

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Riga, Latvia (April 24, 2020) Location: Latvia Event:   Air Baltic Adds More Flights On April 23, 2020, Air Baltic added three additional flights out of Latvia from on May 7, 2020 and one more flight on April 29, 2020.   Available flights from Riga Airport are as follows: Date                ...
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Announcement: American Spaces Video Contest – Win an iPad

The U.S. Embassy is pleased to announce a series of video contests to showcase Latvia’s creativity during this period of social distancing and to highlight the best in U.S.—Latvian relations. We invite you to use creativity, imagination, and any compatible online media (video, photo, art, etc..) to produce a vision of the Riga skyline a ...
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