Posts published in Day: October 9, 2020

Three for the Weekend: Dance Challenge, Sound Forest, UniCon

Friday, October 9, 2020

With an unfortunate growth in COVID-19 incidence in Latvia, event organizers are taking more and more precautions. Enjoy the weekend but remember to be careful! Latvia has  already joined   the global dance challenge #JerusalemaDance – here is another chance! Sunday, October 10, at 18:00 in  Tumes Culture House  , Tukums municipality, anyone who has learned the simple steps can join another attempt from Latvia to show off to the…

Oil leaked on railway in Valmiera

Friday, October 9, 2020

On Thursday, October 8, a total of 26 tons of petroleum products were leaked from a railway tank at the East-West Transit oil base, the commander of the State Fire and Rescue Service (VUGD) Vidzeme Brigade Janis Krastins said in an interview to Latvian Radio October 9. He said that VUGD had managed to prevent oil products from reaching River Gauja. According to him, most of the oil products flowed into…

Dozen people suspected of plundering Lithuanian army property

Friday, October 9, 2020

Lithuania’s Military Police and police have disclosed an army property plundering group at one of the army’s units, the military on Thursday. Suspicions have been brought against 12 soldiers and civilians. Some of them have been detained. Officers from the Military Police, in cooperation with Lithuania’s police, have carried out procedural actions for several months. One soldier was temporarily detained and later released, suspected of having abused his official position…