Countdown To Elections Begins

April 2006
Emerging Europe Monitor: Central Europe & Baltic States;Apr2006, Vol. 13 Issue 4, p11
Country Report
Country Report
Previews the unicameral parliamentary elections in Latvia in October 2006. Political parties that will participate in the elections; Political crisis experienced by the country; Forecast on the outcome of the elections.


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