(w/CORR) Riga government to decide on march announced by Latvia's Russian Union shortly

Published date23 May 2022
Publication titleLETA

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RIGA, May 23 (LETA) - Riga City government has yet to decide whether to authorize the march Latvia's Russian Union (LKS) is planning to stage this Saturday, Ugis Vidauskis, a spokesman for the Riga government, told LETA.

The local authority is currently consulting with law enforcement agencies and assessing options.

The local authority will announce its decision regarding the LKS march in the next few days, Vidauskis said.

LKS plans a protest march in Riga on May 28 from Victory Park in Pardaugava to the Freedom Monument in downtown Riga, the...

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