TITLE

Latvia: A Majority and Minorities

AUTHOR(S)
Jansons, Aris
PUB. DATE
December 2004
SOURCE
Transitions Online;12/6/2004, pN.PAG
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the move of Latvian lawmakers to endorse Aigars Kalvitis, the leader of the pro-business People's Party, as prime minister of Latvia as of December 6, 2004. Reason given by President Vaira Vike-Freiberga for nominating Kalvitis; Positions accepted by the New Era party from Kalvitis; Reaction of Russian-speaking opposition activists in the country to the endorsement.
ACCESSION #
15586822

 

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