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Health Alert: Latvia Eases Restrictions – U.S. Embassy Riga, Latvia

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Riga, Latvia (June 22, 2021) Location: Latvia Event:  Latvia Eases Restrictions.  U.S. Embassy Riga continues to monitor the rapidly changing conditions due to COVID-19 in Latvia and in other locations worldwide.  The most current information regarding the impact of COVID-19 may be found on our  COVID Information Page . On June 15 the Cabinet of ...
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Health Alert: Latvia Eases Restrictions for Vaccinated Individuals – U.S. Embassy Riga, Latvia

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Riga, Latvia (May 28, 2021) Location: Latvia Event:  Latvia Eases Restrictions for Vaccinated Individuals.  U.S. Embassy Riga continues to monitor the rapidly changing conditions due to COVID-19 in Latvia and in other locations worldwide.  The most current information regarding the impact of COVID-19 may be found on our  COVID Information Page . In May ...
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Health Alert: U.S. citizens may directly return to the United States with certain expired U.S. passports – U.S. Embassy in Riga, Latvia

Message to U.S. Citizens:  U.S. Embassy in Riga, Latvia (May 25, 2021) Location: Latvia Event:  U.S. citizens may directly return to the United States with certain expired U.S. passports. If you are overseas and your passport expired on or after January 1, 2020, you may be able to use your expired passport to return directly ...
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U.S. Embassy Raises Rainbow Flag on May 17 for International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia, and Biphobia

Riga, May 17, 2021 – To mark the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia, and Biphobia (IDAHOTB), the U.S. Embassy in Riga is flying the rainbow flag today. Minister of Foreign Affairs Edgars Rinkēvičs joined Chargé d’Affaires Ruta Elvikis for the small outdoor flag-raising ceremony, along with representatives from the Saeima, civil society, and the diplomatic ...
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Health Alert: Latvia Ends State of Emergency as of April 6 and Eases Some Restrictions – U.S. Embassy Riga, Latvia

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Riga, Latvia (April 26, 2021) Location: Latvia Event: Latvia Ends State of Emergency as of April 6 and Eases Some Restrictions.  U.S. Embassy Riga continues to monitor the rapidly changing conditions due to COVID-19 in Latvia and in other locations worldwide.  The most current information regarding the impact of COVID-19 may ...
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