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Latvia: World War II

Question for Foreign and Commonwealth Office

UIN 42779, tabled on 14 July 2016

To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what diplomatic representations the Government made to Latvia on the Latvian Legion Day event on 16 March 2016.

Answered on

2 August 2016

The UK made no representations about the event on 16 March 2016. The Latvian government has made clear that it does not support Legion Day, but that it respects and also guarantees freedom of expression and freedom of assembly.