The summer season is not far off: for day two of an accident with two-wheeled transport

With the advent of relatively warm weather, the roads of the country appeared again a lot of motorcyclists and mopedists, which resulted in the rise of an accident with their participation. On Tuesday, April 15, there were two such accidents. 20:19 in Riga, at the intersection of Valmieras and Lienes, the driver of the Mercedes-Benz faced Yamaha motorcycle running men born in 1989. The accident injured motorcyclist, who with various injuries were taken to hospital.

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The case of major smuggling drugs sent to Prosecutor’s office

The state Revenue service was passed to the Prosecutor’s office, the criminal case about the second largest consignment of drugs, delayed last year on the Latvian border, according to the state revenue service. A Latvian citizen born in 1966 in November he transported more than 20 kg of hashish from Lithuania to Latvia through the former customs point grenctāle. The SRS was information that the smuggler recidivist four months ago he was released from prison in Estonia. Earlier this man spent eight years in Latvia.

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In South Korea ferry sank with 500 passengers aboard

Off the coast of South Korea on Wednesday morning by not announced until the cause has sunk ferry “Seval” with several hundred passengers. The incident occurred in 20 km from the South-Eastern coast of the country. The ship had issued a distress signal at 08:58 local time. Data on victims differ. While the media from Seoul with the reference to representatives of the coast guard of the Republic report that saved 368 passengers, most of them students and teachers, Reuters reported that 107 passengers were missing, and has already found the bodies of two dead. Authorities fear that the death toll could rise. They do not exclude that many of the missing were trapped inside the sunken ship. Just a ferry at the time of the crash was 477 people.

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The suspects on the case of fire in the Riga castle will be detained in may

The criminal investigation into the fire at the Riga castle is coming to an end, and after Easter, that is in early may, may be the first detainees, told the LNT “900 seconds” attorney General Eric Kallmeyer. He said that now there are all prerequisites for the start active actions in the criminal case. The Prosecutor did not answer the question of who could be prosecuted, mentioning only that in respect of suspects can be applied as a preventive measure.

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Anti-terrorist operation in Ukraine: the alignment of forces has not changed almost

Map of unrest of Donbass from the beginning of the antiterrorist operation has not changed. Separatists and Russian terrorists continue to hold several cities of the Donetsk region, said in a plot of night program TSN on 15 April. In Gorlovka armed men in control of the police Department. Above the city Council of Zhdanovka still hanging the flag of the so-called “Donetsk Republic”. The separatists claim that the city government is on their side. Under the control of the invaders remain in Makeyevka city Council, the city of Mariupol, in Kramatorsk city Council, Executive Committee in Khartsyzsk. In Yenakiyevo in the hands of the militants of the city Council and the police.

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Tsilevich: “Consent” counts on three seats in the EP

The party “Consent” counts on three seats in the European Parliament. About it to Agency LETA, stated the leader of the list, the Sejm Deputy Boris Tsilevich.

“We learned a lesson from the past. We socialists [Alfred Rubiks] still good cooperation in the Parliament and zaboravljena where we focus on social issues. But on the EP elections this time we are starting out separately from the socialist party”, – he said.

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Zhirinovsky threatened Parubiy by phone

LDPR leader Vladimir Zhirinovsky, apparently, was again marked by extravagant behavior. This time journalists caught him emotional conversation on the phone with the Secretary of Council of national security and defence (NSDC) of Ukraine Andrey ProbIem. In conversation Zhirinovsky, according to his companion, demanded to withdraw Ukrainian troops from the city of Kramatorsk, Donetsk region, where, according to media reports, security forces on the eve hit the airport and the Pro-Russian forces, and where allegedly died from four to 11 people. In the Ministry of defence of Ukraine claim that there were no casualties.

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The new papal Nuncio in Latvia – Pedro Lopez Quintana

During Easter week Latvia for the first time will visit new Apostolic Nuncio to the Baltic States, Archbishop Pedro Lopez Quintana, Latvijas Avize reports. In the second day of the feast of the resurrection of Christ Quintana will perform a divine service at the Cathedral of St. James. In turn, April 22, for the first time he will meet with President Andris Berzinshem and receive diplomatic accreditation.

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The experiment in Zolitude: for a long time people were in danger

On the eve on the point of collapse of the roof of a supermarket Maxima in Zolitude started investigatory experiment, which aims to establish the stability of the structure. The deformation process farms is slow, so now we cannot say how long the experiment. About it in interview to transfer “RÄ«ta Panorāma” Latvian television said the head of Department of criminal police Andrey Grishin. According to him, on Tuesday, April 15, 23:30, the experts have stopped hiring two specially installed on the surviving part of the roof pools of water, as was achieved maximum load that is specified in the specification of the object of construction.

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