In Britain a Latvian antique collector was sentenced to a nine months in prison for stealing a religious painting from a Chester Cathedral, as reported by The Guardian.
Donald Trump, the head of the EU’s European Council, has pointed to worrying declarations from U.S. President Donald Trump as being part of an external threat that also included an assertive China, an aggressive Russia and radical Islam.
After a U.S. executive order signed by the country’s President Donald Trump to ban citizens of seven Muslim-majority countries, over 1.3 million people in the UK have signed a petition urging government not to receive Trump on a state visit.
More than ten people have been killed in a recent flare-up in fighting in the Donbas war in Ukraine.
52% of internet users whose money was stolen by cyber-criminals only got back some of the money or none at all, according to a study performed by Kaspersky Lab.
On Wednesday, 25 January, Taiwan court tried three foreigners, including a Latvian citizen, for theft of TWD 81 million (EUR 2.4 million) using malware to access a large local ATM network.
To improve cooperation between Latvia and Belarus in the field of railway transports and further enhance cooperation in transit and logistics, LDz opened an official permanent office in Minsk, Belarus on 24 January, as confirmed by LDz representative Ella Petermane.
Latvian Foreign Ministry has contacted the Norwegian embassy, requesting the release of the arrested Latvian snow crab fishing ship with a crew of 30.