Latvian Nazi Musical Stirs Jewish OutrageThe Jewish community of Latvia has come out in protest of the musical 'glorifying' Nazi Herbert Cukurs, known as the 'Butcher of Riga'.
Israel Condemns Latvia's 'Butcher of Riga' MusicalHerberts Cukurs took part in Nazi atrocities against Latvia's Jews - now the country is turning a 'heinous criminal to cultural hero.'
Latvian Nursery School: We're Free of JewsA nursery school in Latvia owned by anti-Semitic politician posted a sign stating it was “Judenfrei” (free of Jews).
Latvians Who Fought with Nazis Hold Annual MarchLatvians who fought on the Nazi side against the Soviets stage a march in Riga. Simon Wiesenthal Center director condemns the parade.
Latvian Minister Fired Over Attendance in Pro-Nazi MarchLatvia's environment minister fired for planning to take part in a march by veterans who sided with the Nazis in World War II.
Peres Politely Asks Europe to Step Out of Mideast AffairsPresident Peres politely suggested the EU step out of Mideastern affairs while talks are on between Israel and the Palestinian Authority.
Latvia’s President Avoiding Holocaust Memorial with Pres. PeresLatvian President Andris Berzins is avoiding participating in a Holocaust memorial with Pres. Shimon Peres during his visit to Latvia
Latvia Opens Museum Dedicated to Jewish PainterA museum dedicated to painter Mark Rothko opens in his Latvian hometown, a century after he left and found fame in the U.S.
Former MK Marina Solodkin has DiedRussian-Israeli politician and former MK for Likud and Kadima found dead in Latvia hotel.
Clinton Urges Latvia to Resolve Jewish Property RestitutionU.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton urges Latvia to resolve the restitution of pre-World War II Jewish property “quickly and fairly.”
Latvian Minister Resigns Over Holocaust Restitution BlunderLatvian Justice Minister was forced to resign his position, following his controversial claims that Holocaust restitution policy is biased
Nazi March Banned in Latvian CapitalLatvian President: troops cannot be held responsible for murder of Jews during WWII; march banned to prevent "threats to public security."
Russian Ethnic Party Tops Latvia Vote but Can't Form GovernmentThe party representing the Russian minority in Latvia was the major winner in a low turnout election but cannot form a government.
Lieberman in Latvia, Condemns Nazi MarchForeign Minister, in Riga, has warm words for Latvia but says right-wing marches should not be tolerated.
Latvians Commemorate Nazi ConquestAn official march was held in Latvia on Thursday commemorating the Nazi conquest of the country 69 years ago.