In this Wednesday Feb. 1, 2012 photo, Vladimir Linderman, co-chairman ...
Feb 20th, 2012
(AP) - In this Wednesday Feb. 1, 2012 photo, Vladimir Linderman, co-chairman of the Mother Tongue movement and a leader of Latvia's Russian community, holds a leaflet in downtown Riga, Latvia. On Saturday, Feb. 18, 2012, Latvia held a referendum on whether Russian, the native language for about one-third of Latvia's 2.1 million residents, should become the country's second national language. (AP Photo/Roman Koksarov) -
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