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Latvia says no to conscription

20th March 2017 - 12:00 GMT | by Grant Turnbull in Riga

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Latvia has reaffirmed its commitment to meet NATO defence spending targets by next year but will not follow other allies in bringing back conscription, the country's top defence civil servant has said.

The small Baltic state – which is currently at the centre of a significant NATO build up to ...

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