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Capuano appointed US national team head coach for IIHF World Championship

Inside The Games 15 May 2021
As well as hiring Capuano, USA Hockey has also named its squad for the IIHF's flagship event, which is set to start on Friday (May 21) in Latvia's capital Riga. Latvia is the sole host after Belarus was stripped of co-hosting rights ... "We're excited with the roster we have and look forward to the World Championship," added Drury ... .
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Coco Gauff reaches Rome semis after Ashleigh Barty injury

Beijing News 15 May 2021
Unseeded Coco Gauff advanced to the Italian Open semifinals on Friday when top-seeded Ashleigh Barty retired in the second set with an injured right arm ... Pliskova saved three match points and outlasted Latvia's Jelena Ostapenko 4-6, 7-5, 7-6 (1) in Friday's quarterfinals. Pliskova made the final four in the Italian capital for a third straight year.
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Belarus bans sale of Nivea cosmetics and Skoda cars, Know why

Webdunia 07 May 2021
From May 5, Belarusians can no longer purchase products manufactured by the three companies, all of which are sponsors of the upcoming Ice Hockey World Championship and all of which had threatened to withdraw if the event took place as planned in the Belarusian capital, Minsk ... All the matches are now to take place in the Latvian capital, Riga.
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Selected Articles: Biden Administration Envisages Using Private Firms to Spy on Americans Via their Online ...

GlobalResearch 06 May 2021
Biden Administration Envisages Using Private Firms to Spy on Americans Via their Online Social Media Activity. By Calvin Freiburger, May 05, 2021 ... The president of Ukraine met with the presidents of NATO members Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and Poland in the latter’s capital, Warsaw, on May 3 to solidify cooperation against their common adversaries ... .
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NATO Summit to Discuss Ukraine’s Membership Next Month. Nuland Accompanies Blinken to Kiev.

GlobalResearch 05 May 2021
The president of Ukraine met with the presidents of NATO members Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and Poland in the latter’s capital, Warsaw, on May 3 to solidify cooperation against their common adversaries ... In addition to securing the pledges of Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and Poland, ...
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Paramedic ‘doused in fuel and set on fire because he was gay’

Metro UK 03 May 2021
Normunds Kindzulis, 29, died when he suffered 85% burns to his body at home in Tukums, Latvia, in the suspected arson attack, Pink News reported. The medic was taken to hospital in capital Riga on April 23 but later succumbed to his injuries ... community in Latvia.’ Advertisement.
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Canada survives scare from Latvia at U18 Worlds

TSN Canada 29 Apr 2021
After a dominant 12-1 victory over Sweden to open the Under-18 World Men's Hockey Championship, Canada got all it could handle from Latvia Wednesday night as they held on for a 4-2 win ... Latvia nearly evened ...
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Latvia: Fire at building with illegal hostel kills 8 people

Federal News Radio 29 Apr 2021
HELSINKI (AP) — A fire in a building housing a hostel that authorities said was operating illegally killed eight people in the center of Latvia’s capital early Wednesday, officials said. The Latvian State Fire and Rescue Service said it was alerted about the fire on Merkela Street in the heart of Riga at about 5 a.m ... Insight by Red Hat ... .
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Eight dead in hostel fire in Latvia's capital Riga

Marietta Daily Journal 28 Apr 2021
Eight people have died in a hostel fire in the Latvian capital Riga, the fire brigade said on Wednesday.Six more people were taken to hospital early in the morning with burns and smoke poisoning, according to the fire brigade.According to ... .
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Firefighters in Riga Respond to Deadly Blaze at Illegal Hostel

The Daily Telegraph Australia 28 Apr 2021
At least eight people died and several others were injured after a fire broke out at an illegal sixth-floor hostel in Latvia’s capital city Riga on Wednesday morning, April 28, officials said ... Credit.
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Deadly Fire Breaks Out at Hostel in Latvian Capital City

The Daily Telegraph Australia 28 Apr 2021
At least eight people died and several others were injured after a fire broke out at an illegal sixth-floor hostel in Latvia’s capital city Riga on Wednesday morning, April 28, officials said ... Credit.
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Deadly blaze breaks out at hostel in Latvian capital: Police

Al Jazeera 28 Apr 2021
At least eight people died and nine were injured in a blaze that broke out in an illegal hostel early on Wednesday in the Latvian capital, Riga, police and local authorities said. “Eight people have died and nine were injured during the lethal fire in the hostel,” Latvia’s deputy police chief Andrejs Grishins told reporters in the capital ... .
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?o-op in Eurasian transport networks may create new opportunities for transit corridors between Latvia, Azerbaijan ...

MENA FN 19 Apr 2021
Despite the consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic, the total trade turnover of goods between Latvia and Azerbaijan in 2020 was 18.08 million euro, increasing by 2.4 percent compared to 2019, Deputy Head of Latvian Mission in Azerbaijan Vija Bu�a told Trend in an interview. Bu�a noted that Azerbaijan is an important partner of Latvia's foreign trade.
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Fifteen sailors released after Gulf of Guinea kidnap

Urdu Point 15 Apr 2021
The crew were taken hostage around 210 nautical miles (390 kilometres) south of Cotonou when pirates attacked the Maltese-registered chemical tanker. Six other crew members had remained unharmed on the ship, which was on its way from Latvia's capital Riga to Lagos in Nigeria ... ....
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airBaltic announces new flights to Santorini and Heraklion for summer 2021

Greek City Times 12 Apr 2021
Latvian airline airBaltic has announced that it will be launching two new flight routes to the Greek destinations of Santorini and Heraklion (Crete) for summer 2021. Heraklion (Crete) from Riga (Latvia’s capital) ... *More on GCT ... Advertisment. .
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