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  Latvia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
The Chronicle depicted events in Latvia in the second half of 13th century (till 1290) and glorified the feats of the crusaders in converting the pagan inhabitants of the Latvian region to the Christian faith.
To re-establish the authority of the Constitution of the Republic of Latvia, adopted by the Constituent Assembly on 15 February 1922, in the entire territory of Latvia.
Darba svçtki - Convocation of the Constituent Assembly of the Republic of Latvia (1920).
www.crwflags.com /fotw/flags/lv.html   (2134 words)

  
 Latvia Flag - World Flags 101 - Latvian Flags
The flag of Latvia consists of a maroon base with a white horizontal stripe running through the middle of it.
This Latvian flag was originally used by the independent state of Latvia from 1918 to 1940, when the USSR again took over the country and banned use of the flag.
The Latvian flag is reported to date back to a military unit in 1279, which would make it one of the oldest national flags in the world.
www.worldflags101.com /l/latvia-flag.aspx   (224 words)

  
 LATVIA
The national flag of Latvia is a horizontal tricolor of red, white and red, with the central white stripe one-half the width of the red stripes.
The service flag and ensign of the Border Guard is based on the naval ensign, but with a green field, green being the traditional Russian border guard branch color.
The insignia in the canton of the Minister of Defense's flag resembles the cap badge worn by troops of the Latvian Army during the 1920-40 period.
tmg110.tripod.com /latv.htm   (338 words)

  
 Latvia - Airforce Flag and Aircraft Marking   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
On the bottom side of the flag, under the Defence forces symbol, there is “1992” sewn in with 10 cm high numbers – the year of Latvian Air Force renewal because in February, 1992 there was Air and Air Defence administration formed, but June 17, 1992 is the anniversary of renewed Air Force.
The reverse of AF flag, the central image is formed by the symbol of AF aviators badge – an eagle in silver colour bringing the State flag of Latvia.
The flag image and inscriptions on both sides are sewn on satin cloth with threads of yellow, white, carmine, fl and metal colours.
www.crwflags.com /fotw/flags/lv^air.html   (816 words)

  
 About Latvia - Travel, Maps, Flag and Information
The Republic of Latvia (Latvian: Latvijas Republika) is a country in Northern Europe.
Latvia has land borders with its two fellow Baltic states — Estonia to the north and Lithuania to the south — and Russia and Belarus to the east.
Latvia is historically and culturally divided in four or five distinct regions.
www.canadiancontent.net /profiles/Latvia.html   (845 words)

  
 latvia flag and description
Latvia's flag was officially adopted on February 27, 1990.
Long a part of the former Soviet Union, the modern flag is symbolic of a revered time-honored legend.
It is told that the deep red color is representative of the blood shed by a wounded Latvian leader, and the white represents the cloth used to wrap his wounds.
www.worldatlas.com /webimage/flags/countrys/europe/latvia.htm   (200 words)

  
 Latvia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
Flag adopted 27 February 1990, coat of arms adopted 27 February 1990.
Vidzeme and Latgale (North-eastern Latvia and South-eastern Latvia) are symbolised by the legendary winged silver creature with an eagle’s head, a griffin.
The coat of Arms combines symbols of Latvian national statehood (three stars, the sea and the sun) as well as symbols representing ancient historical districts: Kurzeme and Zemgale are depicted by a lion, Vidzeme and Latgale are depicted by the legendary winged silver creature with an eagle’s head, a griffin.
www.netlinkit.dk /fotw/flags/lv.html   (2100 words)

  
 Latvia - Republic of Latvia - Country Profile - Latvija visitors guide
Constitution: The law "On the Republic of Latvia Status as a State," passed by Parliament on 21 August 1991, provided for the reinstatement of the 1922 constitution.
Terrain: Fertile low-lying plains predominate in central Latvia, highlands in Vidzeme and Latgale to the east, and hilly moraine in the western Kurzeme region.
Embassy of Latvia in the U.S. The Embassy in Washington D.C. Diplomatic and Consular Representations
www.nationsonline.org /oneworld/latvia.htm   (741 words)

  
 Latvia Flags
All flags are finished with heavy-duty, no shrink white header material for the strongest headers in the industry.
These flags are made of heavyweight 200 denier nylon with heading and brass grommets.
The flag of Latvia is made of bands of maroon, white (about half width of maroon bands), and maroon (from top-down).
www.allstates-flag.com /flags/International/Latvia_flags.htm   (197 words)

  
 Flag of Latvia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Standard of the Speaker of the Saeima is white with the symmetric cross in the color proportions of the national flag.
The Flag of the Minister of Defense of Latvia is white with the symmetric cross in the color proportions of the national flag.
Latvia · Liechtenstein · Lithuania · Luxembourg · Republic of Macedonia · Malta · Moldova · Monaco · Montenegro · Netherlands · Norway · Poland · Portugal · Romania · Russia
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Flag_of_Latvia   (1224 words)

  
 Latvia Travel Information | Lonely Planet Destination Guide
Aglona Basilica is Latvia's most important pilgrimage site and the leading Roman Catholic shrine in the nation.
Latvia is the small, flat and largely boggy meat in the sandwich between its Baltic neighbours.
Disclaimer: We've tried to make the information on this web site as accurate as possible, but it is provided 'as is' and we accept no responsibility for any loss, injury or inconvenience sustained by anyone resulting from this information.
www.lonelyplanet.com /worldguide/destinations/europe/latvia   (147 words)

  
 Linguistic Rights - Latvia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
The Constitution of the Republic of Latvia was adopted by the Constitutional Assembly of Latvia on 15 February 1922 and it was last amended on 30 April 2002.
The Latvian language is the official language in the Republic of Latvia.
The national flag of Latvia shall be red with a band of white.
www.unesco.org /most/lnlatvia.htm   (151 words)

  
 Latvia - Flag Proposals and Variants   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
Research for colors and flag for latvians began in end of 19th century.
Flag in proportions 3:1:3 R/W/R with 4 stars Auseklis for 4 historic kingdoms of Latvia: Kurzeme, Zemgale, Vidzeme, Latgale.
In 1989-1991, there were many demonstrations in the Baltics against Soviet rule where medium red latvian flags were used (we can say it is medium red because of Russian, Lithuanian and even Soviet flags flying along).
www.crwflags.com /fotw/flags/lv!.html   (316 words)

  
 Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Latvia: Home Page
On the basis of the information prepared by the Foreign Ministry, the Cabinet of Ministers adopted a decision to recognize the title of the UK to the building located at 5 Jura Alunana Street, Riga, and determined that it should be recorded in the Lands Register to the name of the United Kingdom.
Latvia's foreign policy is based on the values of democracy, rule of law, human rights and freedoms, respect for minorities.
Latvia's foreign policy is a policy of European unity.
www.mfa.gov.lv /en   (479 words)

  
 National Flag of Latvia
This illustration of the Latvia Flag is available for immediate download as a single flag or as part of a complete set of international flags.
Two sizes for each country flag are available: one in the official proportions as specified by the particular country and one in a standardized 3:5 ratio.
Our flag illustrations are used by major book publishers, magazines, government agencies, international organizations, professional sports associations, international companies and professional designers around the world.
www.flagart.com /flags/latvia.htm   (443 words)

  
 Flag of Latvia Latvia Flag { Latvian Flags }
We offer top quality polyester Latvian flags made by a leading UK Flag company from durable polyester.
They are made of coloured polyester material and are a great feature for organizations who fly Latvian Flags on a every day basis.
We stock the Latvia flag in Feet and Inches 5' x 3' or Metres 1.5 x 0.9m We aim to deliver to European destinations within three working days and worldwide within five.
www.qualityflags.co.uk /latvia.htm   (206 words)

  
 New Herald » Ladonian flag in Latvia
The sculpture Empire was built in Pedvale Sculpture Park in Latvia by the state secr.
This new absolutely banging Quasi-Nimis Tower in Latvia is a conesquence of the Big Bang, some 15 billion years ago, according to many scientists.
Hence Our Secretary of State was called upon to Latvia, to build this absolutely banging structure, and he completed his work in approximately 6 days, whereupon the 7th day he relaxed with his famous mistress, Lady Megan.
www.ladonia.net /new_herald/?p=312   (286 words)

  
 Map Of Latvia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
If you would like to use this map of Latvia or any other on your website you are welcome to do so, all we ask is that you include a link back to our site on the same page.
If you would like to use this flag of Latvia or any other on your website you are welcome to do so, all we ask is that you include a link back to our site on the same page.
If you would like to use this information for Latvia or any other on your website you are welcome to do so, all we ask is that you include a link back to our site on the same page.
www.appliedlanguage.com /maps_of_the_world/map_of_latvia.shtml   (228 words)

  
 Latvia Flag
Three types of symbol are used - the large coat of arms, the small enhanced coat of arms and the small coat of arms.
The Large Coat of Arms is used by the President of Latvia, the Parliament, the Prime Minister, the Cabinet of Ministers, government ministries, the Supreme Court and Prosecutor General, as well as Latvian diplomatic and consular missions.
A stylised depiction of the sun was used as a symbol of distinction and national identity by Latvian riflemen - latviešu strēlnieki - recruited into the Russian imperial army during World War I. During World War I the sun figure was fashioned with 17 rays that symbolised the 17 Latvian-inhabited districts.
wwp.latvia-eu.com /flag.htm   (386 words)

  
 Latvia flag 4 x 6 inch
Latvia stick flag 4 inch x 6 inch, mounted on a 10 inch plastic stick.
Flag is made from polyester and printed in bright colors to make an attractive flag.
Each flag is individually sewn around the edges.
www.united-states-flag.com /lafl4x6in.html   (191 words)

  
 Latvia economical flag to buy Latvian flag.
Flagsonline.it logo will NOT be present on the real flag of Latvia.
The flag of Latvia is made of three horizontal bands: two major bands (upper and bottom) are camine-red, while the middle band is white colored.
The colors of the Latvia's flag derive from the old flags of war of the XIII century.
www.flagsonline.it /asp/flag.asp/flag_latvia-eco/latvia-eco.html   (115 words)

  
 Image:Flag of Latvia.svg - Wikimedia Commons
This image shows a flag, a coat of arms, a seal or some other official insignia.
The use of such symbols is restricted in many countries.
600×300 (673 bytes) (A user said the flag colors was still incorrect and said to use the colors at http://www.li.lv/en/?id=37.
commons.wikimedia.org /wiki/Image:Flag_of_Latvia.svg   (211 words)

  
 The Cabinet of Ministers fo the Republic of Latvia: Home Page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
On December 7-8 this year, Aigars Kalvītis, Prime Minister of the Republic of Latvia, participated in the meeting of the Prime Ministers’ Council of the Baltic Council of Ministers, in Vilnius, which was focused on energy supplies of the region, common energy sector policies and implementation of joint projects.
On Monday, November 27, Aigars Kalvītis, Prime Minister of the Republic of Latvia, met Bernd Goetze, Secretary of the North Atlantic Council, and discussed NATO Summit and topical agenda issues.
On November 28-29 this year, Aigars Kalvītis, Prime Minister of the Republic of Latvia, is participating in NATO Summit within Latvia’s delegation and meeting high foreign officials who participate in Rīga Summit.
www.mk.gov.lv /index.php/en   (519 words)

  
 Latvia Flag - Nylon (3' x 5')
Home > Flags of the World > Flags of the World: Guyana to Mali > Latvia (Latvian) Flag > Latvia Flag - Nylon (3' x 5')
This 3' X 5' Latvia flag is authentically reproduced with special attention to detail and durability.
Each flag is available for outdoor use, made with a heavy polyester heading and two brass grommets.
www.njflags.com /laflny3x51.html   (190 words)

  
 Latvia, Map and Flag
Latvia continues to revamp its economy for eventual integration into various Western European political and economic institutions and was invited to join NATO and the EU in 2002.
Latvia's transitional economy recovered from the 1998 Russian financial crisis, largely due to the SKELE government's budget stringency and a gradual reorientation of exports toward EU countries, lessening Latvia's trade dependency on Russia.
Latvia officially joined the World Trade Organization in February 1999.
www.greatestcities.com /Europe/Latvia.html   (1042 words)

  
 Flags of the World - Latvia
Latvian poets say that the red in the flag indicates the readiness of the Latvians to give blood of their hearts for their freedom, which was represented by the white in the flag.
This flag is also available on other products.
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 Latvia Flag - Nylon (2' x 3')
Home > Flags of the World > Flags of the World: Guyana to Mali > Latvia (Latvian) Flag > Latvia Flag - Nylon (2' x 3')
This 2' X 3' Latvia flag is authentically reproduced with special attention to detail and durability.
Latvia Flag - Nylon (3' x 5')
www.njflags.com /laflny2x31.html   (190 words)

  
 flag of latvia, buy latvia flags
Our 3' by 5' flags are dyed in brilliant colors and finished with heading and grommets for flagpole display.
The latvia flag is also available in the following styles:
The images have been digitally watermarked by Digimarc technology and are indexed on the World Wide Web by the Digimarc Spider.
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 American Flags, US Flags, State Flags: Premier Flag
Premier Flag and Banner Company is a retailer of high quality American Flags, US Flags, State Flags, Banners, Flag Poles and Pennants.
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