Far-right Latvian MPs to join annual SS veterans march in Riga

Latvian Waffen SS veterans and their supporters, including several members of parliament, are set to march in the capital Riga next Wednesday in an event that has become an...

Latvia’s parliament approves restitution of five Jewish properties

Latvia’s parliament, the Saeima, has passed in the third and final reading legislation providing for the restitution of five pre-war properties to the Council of Jewish Communities of Latvia. Under...

Latvian synagogue restoration nears completion

Restoration of the historic Great Synagogue in Ludza, Latvia - dating from around 1800 and the oldest surviving synagogue in the country - is nearing completion, with work slated...

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