RIGA - Defense Minister Artis Pabriks (For Development) and National Armed Forces Commander Leonids Kalnins have met with soldiers who will soon be deployed for duty at the NATO Training Mission in Afghanistan and the European Union Training Mission in Mali, the Ministry of Defense's Press Office informed LETA.
The soldiers were presented with a Latvian flag and a loaf of rye bread at the traditional farewell ceremony.
The NATO training operation Resolute Support, in which Latvia participates, was launched on January 1, 2015. In mid-2013, the NATO-l...
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