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Riga is the capital city of the European country of Latvia. Riga is on river Daugava near the Baltic Sea.

The mayor of Riga is Nils Ušakovs.

History[change | change source]

Riga was founded in 1201. Since 1918 Riga has been the capital city of Latvia.

People[change | change source]

Most of the people are Latvian (45%) and 40% are Russian.

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