vara bungas: Cross your fingers, tauta
[,,] Eihenbaums said his government is hoping Ottawa will extend the mission beyond its current end date of March 2023 — and that Canada and other NATO members will add more forces to the mix.
“We hope it will be continued as the Canadians are doing a great job,” he said. In reference to both Russia and its ally, Belarus, which also borders Latvia, he added: “It is an extremely important signal now to our neighbours.” [..]
Asked earlier this month whether the government would repatriate Canadian troops from Latvia and Ukraine if Russia attacked, Trudeau noted that Canada is in Latvia to defend the country and other NATO members from Russian incursions. [..]