Awards Ceremony

2016-05-20 latvia
Author: Līga Lakuča
Awards Ceremony

Awards Ceremony

On May 13 in the Ministry of Defence of the Republic of Latvia  an awards ceremony was held, marking the 26th anniversary of Restoration of Independence of Latvia. During the event people from Ministry of Defence, its subordinated institutions and Latvian National armed forces were awarded.

Since end of 2015 also marked the end of successful presidency of Līga Lakuča in the European Military press association (EMPA), Minister of Defence of the Republic of Latvia Raimonds Bergmanis awarded former EMPA president Līga Lakuča and working group of Latvian presidency in EMPA – Aigars Nesters, Ieva Ozoliņa, Vineta Žilinska, Sandra Brāle and Arvis Skrējāns with Gratitude award for their input in ensuring successful work of European Military press association, promotion of understanding of Latvian defence sector in Europe and popularization of Latvia in the international military media.