Ethnic Russians seen as having weight in Latvian election

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thenewstribune—Polls have opened in Latvia, where a party catering to the Baltic nation's large ethnic-Russian minority is expected to place first in a parliamentary election. Voters are choosing from a … Click to Continue

Ethnic Russians seen as having weight in Latvian election. Latvians were casting their ballots on Saturday in a parliamentary election in which a party catering to the Baltic nation's large ethnic-Russian minority is expected to win the most votes, but is seen to be struggling to find coalition partners.