Time To Sign A Border Treaty With Russia?

March 2007
Emerging Europe Monitor: Central Europe & Baltic States;Mar2007, Vol. 14 Issue 3, p11
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The article offers a political outlook for Latvia for 2007, and examines the decision of the country's parliament to sign a border treaty with Russia. The government-sponsored bill would authorize the cabinet to sign the border treaty with the addition of an explanatory preface, but not all political parties are behind the bill. The potential benefits for resolving the border issue are discussed, including the improvement of bilateral relations with a key trading partner.


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