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Author`s name Evgeniya Petrova

Latvian authorities refuse to recognize May 9 as Victory Day - Comments

Latvian authorities try to persuade veterans of the Great Patriotic War that the victory over fascists is not the holiday for Latvian people."Latvia has no reason to commemorate May 9 as Victory Day, 50 years after this date it was occupied by the Soviet Union”, wrote Advisor of Latvian President on Historical Issues Anton Zunda in his letter to Latvian veterans of the war.

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