The Latvian press on developments in Georgia

“The Prime Minister Ivars Godmanis, returning from Georgia, issued a statement on possible future participation of Latvian soldiers in peacekeeping missions in the Caucasus. If they, of course, will ever sent there.

16 August 2008 | latvia, newspapers, russia

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