The decision by Latvian citizens to approve amendments to the citizenship law in the Oct. 3 referendum was welcomed by both Russia and the Western world. Representatives of various Lithuanian political parties also applauded the Latvian people for making the right decision, which they said will be politically advantageous for the country.Such keen interest in the Latvian referendum is not accidental, since the results will have a significant impact on the future of Lithuania as well.Recently, not only Russia, but also Western countries, urged Riga to ease a strict citizenship law to create ...
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