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Latvian government wants to settle the “Russian issue” as soon as possible

On April 2, 2018, Latvian President Raymond Vejonis signed amendments to the Law on Education, which would effectively destroy all Russian schools by 2021. This is a law aimed specifically against Russian schools, rather than against national minority schools, as it does not affect schools with EU languages of education. Even Russian-language private schools are… Continue reading “Latvian government wants to settle the “Russian issue” as soon as possible”