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Latvia National Anthem

Latvia National Anthem
God Bless Latvia (Dievs, sveti Latviju!)

Lyrics
God bless Latvia,
Our beloved fatherland,
We beseech thee, bless Latvia,
Oh, we beseech thee to bless it!

Where the Latvian daughters bloom,
Where the Latvian sons sing,
Let us dance in happiness there,
In our Latvia!

Flag History

Adopted February 27, 1990, the flag of Latvia uses only red and white with white
standing for the sheet used to wrap wounded soldiers. The red symbolizes blood shed
by the wounded leader and also represents Latvian’s willingness to defend their liberty.

Geographic Coordinates:
57 00 N, 25 00 E
Area:
64,589 sq km
Population:
2,217,969
Life Expectancy:
72.42 years
Government Type:
Parliamentary democracy
Capital:
Riga
GDP:
$32.4 billion (2009 est.)
Unemployment:
17.1% (2009 est.)
Currency:
Lats (LVL)
Calling Code:
+371
Internet TLD:
.lv

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