|Republic of Latvia Latvijas Republika (Latvian)|
|ISO 3166 code||LV|
Is Latvia still part of Russia?
Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania had been part of the Russian Empire since the end of the 18th century, but after the Russian Revolution of 1917 they became independent states.
Where is Latvia?
Are Latvians Slavic or Nordic?
Slavic is an adjective for Slavs (an ethnic group) Latvians are not Slavs. Nordic is by contrast geographic. The Baltics are not usually considered Nordic, albeit in the broadest stretch they sometimes are.
Is Latvia 3rd world?
To put it simply – for us Latvia is the “first country”, the above countries of the EU, European Economic Area and Switzerland are the “second countries” – we are connected to them with special contractual relationships, and all the others are the “third countries”.