Latvia Independence Day
Latvia officially as the Republic of Latvia (Latvian: Latvian Republic) a country in the Baltic region of northern Europe. Since Latvia’s independence in 1918, it has been referred to as one of the Baltic states. It is bordered by Estonia to the north, Lithuania to the south, Russia to the east, Belarus to the southeast, and Sweden to the west. Latvia has 1,957,200 inhabitants and covers an area of 64,589 km2 (24,938 square miles).