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  • Feb 20, 2012
  • 11:38 AM

Latvians Reject Russian in Language Poll

The Wall Street Journal
RIGA, Latvia—Latvian voters resoundingly rejected a proposal to give official status to Russian in a referendum on Saturday. With over 93% of ballots counted, 75 percent of voters said they were against Russian as a national language, according to the Central Election Commission results.

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