Examples from the Web for riga
Contemporary Examples of riga
Yet the Meduza office was full of hope and what the journalists described as a fundamental change—they felt free in Riga.
That the Baltic free air and Riga's welcoming vibe could make her colleagues "too relaxed."
Now, the former KGB headquarters are open and exposing the horrors committed against the people of Riga.Secret KGB Torture House Opens Its Doors in Riga
June 4, 2014
Suggest Warsaw, Riga, Vilnius and Tallinn keep an eye out for masked men with guns wearing camouflage and no military insignia.Up to a Point: The U.S. Government’s Minimum Wage Is $430 Million Per Hour
P. J. O’Rourke
March 21, 2014
Talk about keeping the race pure: at Riga they first slept with them and then shot them to prevent them from talking.‘Soldaten: Secret WWII Transcripts of German POWs’ by Soenke Neitzel & Harald Welzer
Sönke Neitzel, Harald Welzer
September 24, 2012
Historical Examples of riga
In 1811 Mr. Madison appointed him consul at Riga, but he declined the place.
When I saw her at Riga she was thirty-five, and had reigned two years.The Memoires of Casanova, Complete
Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
The police traced Skoropadski to Riga, but they have failed to arrest him, and he has, alas!The Minister of Evil
William Le Queux
When the embassy came to Riga, that young man was insulted by the governor.The Story of Russia
R. Van Bergen, M.A.
It is a German helmet that a friend of mine brought from the Riga front.Trapped in 'Black Russia'
Baltic nation, independent from 1918, named for its inhabitants, Latvian Latvji, whose ancient name is of unknown origin. In English, the people name was Lett. Parts of the modern state were known previously as Livonia (from Estonian liiv "sand") and Courland (from Curonians, name of a Lettish people, of unknown origin).