Sep 17, 2011 04:00 EDT
Voting began in Latvia's snap general election Saturday with opinion polls suggesting a pro-Russian party could make history by gaining an unprecedented victory in the ex-Soviet Baltic EU state.
Jul 23, 2011 18:03 EDT
Latvians voted overwhelmingly Saturday to force a snap election, results showed in a referendum called by the former president to challenge what he dubbed cronyism by top politicians.
Jun 02, 2011 13:58 EDT
Latvian President Valdis Zatlers lost his bid for a second term Thursday to rival Andris Berzins, an ex-banker, just days after he demanded a snap general election to root out corruption.