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  3/17/2014, Adar Bet 15, 5774

Latvians Who Fought with Nazis Hold Annual March

Latvian veterans who fought on Nazi Germany's side against the Soviets in World War II staged a march in Riga on Sunday, amid a heavy police presence and low-key protests, AFP reports.

Around 1,500 people took part in the controversial parade through the capital's Old Town, police told the news agency.