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Valka

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Valka (Walk) is a city and municipality in northern Latvia, on the border with Estonia along both banks of the river Pedele. [1]

44 relations: Administrative divisions of Latvia, Aigars Fadejevs, Andris Vilks, Östhammar, Belgium, City, Durbuy, Eastern European Summer Time, Eastern European Time, Estonia, Finland, Flag of Latvia, Gatis Smukulis, Germany, Jānis Cimze, Landtag, Latvia, Lithuania, Livonia, Mayor, Orimattila, Pavel Loskutov, Pärnu, Pedeli, Postal code, Radviliškis, Roberts Ķīlis, Saeima, Schengen Agreement, Slovakia, Stephen Báthory, Stephen Tallents, Sweden, Telephone numbering plan, Terra Mariana, Town privileges, Tvrdošín, Valga, Estonia, Valka Municipality, Valka Town Theatre, Vents Armands Krauklis, Vidzeme, Walk, Livonia, Weißenburg in Bayern.

Administrative divisions of Latvia

Administrative divisions of Latvia (valid since 1 July 2009).

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Aigars Fadejevs

Aigars Fadejevs (born December 27, 1975) is a Latvian athlete, competing in 20 km, 50 km walk and marathon running.

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Andris Vilks

Andris Vilks (born 15 June 1963) is a Latvian politician, member of the Unity party, and Minister of Finance of Latvia from 2010 until 2014.

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Östhammar

Östhammar is a locality and the seat of Östhammar Municipality, Uppsala County, Sweden with 4,534 inhabitants in 2010.

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Belgium

Belgium, officially the Kingdom of Belgium, is a country in Western Europe bordered by France, the Netherlands, Germany and Luxembourg.

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City

A city is a large human settlement.

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Durbuy

Durbuy is a Walloon city and municipality located in the Belgian province of Luxembourg.

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Eastern European Summer Time

Eastern European Summer Time (EEST) is one of the names of UTC+3 time zone, 3 hours ahead of Coordinated Universal Time.

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Eastern European Time

Eastern European Time (EET) is one of the names of UTC+02:00 time zone, 2 hours ahead of Coordinated Universal Time.

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Estonia

Estonia (Eesti), officially the Republic of Estonia (Eesti Vabariik), is a sovereign state in Northern Europe.

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Finland

Finland (Suomi; Finland), officially the Republic of Finland is a country in Northern Europe bordering the Baltic Sea, Gulf of Bothnia, and Gulf of Finland, between Norway to the north, Sweden to the northwest, and Russia to the east.

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Flag of Latvia

The national flag of Latvia (Latvijas karogs) was used by independent Latvia from 1918 until the country was occupied by the Soviet Union in 1940.

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Gatis Smukulis

Gatis Smukulis (born 15 April 1987) is a Latvian professional road bicycle racer, currently riding for UCI Professional Continental team.

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Germany

Germany (Deutschland), officially the Federal Republic of Germany (Bundesrepublik Deutschland), is a sovereign state in central-western Europe.

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Jānis Cimze

Jānis Cimze (3 July/21 June 1814 — 22 October/10 October 1881) was a Latvian pedagogue, collector and harmoniser of folk songs, organist, founder of Latvian choral music and initiator of professional Latvian music.

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Landtag

A Landtag (State Diet) is a representative assembly (parliament) in German-speaking countries with legislative authority and competence over a federated state (Land).

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Latvia

Latvia (or; Latvija), officially the Republic of Latvia (Latvijas Republika), is a sovereign state in the Baltic region of Northern Europe.

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Lithuania

Lithuania (Lietuva), officially the Republic of Lithuania (Lietuvos Respublika), is a country in the Baltic region of northern-eastern Europe.

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Livonia

Livonia (Līvõmō, Liivimaa, German and Scandinavian languages: Livland, Latvian and Livonija, Inflanty, archaic English Livland, Liwlandia; Liflyandiya) is a historical region on the eastern shores of the Baltic Sea.

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Mayor

In many countries, a mayor (from the Latin maior, meaning "bigger") is the highest-ranking official in a municipal government such as that of a city or a town.

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Orimattila

Orimattila is a town and municipality of Finland.

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Pavel Loskutov

Pavel Loskutov (born 2 December 1969 in Valka, Latvia) is a former Estonian long-distance runner who specialized in marathon races.

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Pärnu

Pärnu (Pernau) is the fourth-largest city in Estonia.

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Pedeli

The Pedeli (Pedeli jõgi, Pedele) is a 31 km long river in Estonia and Latvia.

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Postal code

A postal code (also known locally in various English-speaking countries throughout the world as a postcode, post code, Eircode, PIN Code or ZIP Code) is a series of letters or digits or both, sometimes including spaces or punctuation, included in a postal address for the purpose of sorting mail.

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Radviliškis

Radviliškis (Radziwiliszki, ראדווילישאָק, Radvilishok) is a city in the Radviliškis district municipality, Šiauliai County, Lithuania.

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Roberts Ķīlis

Roberts Ķīlis (born 14 March 1968 in Rīga) is a Latvian politician and social anthropologist, former Minister for Education and Science of Latvia.

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Saeima

The Saeima is the parliament of the Republic of Latvia.

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Schengen Agreement

The Schengen Agreement is a treaty which led to the creation of Europe's Schengen Area, in which internal border checks have largely been abolished.

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Slovakia

Slovakia (Slovensko), officially the Slovak Republic (Slovenská republika), is a landlocked country in Central Europe.

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Stephen Báthory

Stephen Báthory (Báthory István; Stefan Batory; Steponas Batoras; 27 September 1533 – 12 December 1586) was Voivode of Transylvania (1571–76), Prince of Transylvania (1576–86), from 1576 Queen Anna Jagiellon's husband and jure uxoris King of Poland and Grand Duke of Lithuania (1576-1586).

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Stephen Tallents

Sir Stephen George Tallents (20 October 1884- 11 September 1958) was a British civil servant and public relations expert.

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Sweden

Sweden (Sverige), officially the Kingdom of Sweden (Swedish), is a Scandinavian country in Northern Europe.

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Telephone numbering plan

A telephone numbering plan is a type of numbering scheme used in telecommunication to assign telephone numbers to subscriber telephones or other telephony endpoints.

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Terra Mariana

Terra Mariana (Medieval Latin for "Land of Mary") was the official name for Medieval Livonia or Old Livonia (Alt-Livland, Vana-Liivimaa, Livonija), which was formed in the aftermath of the Livonian Crusade in the territories comprising present day Estonia and Latvia.

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Town privileges

Town privileges or borough rights were important features of European towns during most of the second millennium.

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Tvrdošín

Tvrdošín (Turdoschin (rare); Turdossin; Twardoszyn) is a town in central Slovakia.

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Valga, Estonia

Valga (Walk) is a town in southern Estonia and the capital of Valga County.

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Valka Municipality

Valka Municipality (Valkas novads) is a municipality in Vidzeme, Latvia.

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Valka Town Theatre

Valka Town Theatre (Valkas pilsētas teātris) is one of the oldest theatres in Latvia, in the town of Valka, North Vidzeme.

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Vents Armands Krauklis

Vents Armands Krauklis (born February 3, 1964 in Valka, Latvian SSR) is a Latvian politician and musician (member of famous melodic music band Bumerangs).

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Vidzeme

Vidzeme (Vidžemė, Vidūmō) is one of the historical and cultural regions of Latvia.

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Walk, Livonia

Walk was the historical German name for the town that is since 1920 divided into Valga in Estonia and Valka in Latvia.

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Weißenburg in Bayern

Weißenburg in Bayern (formerly also Weißenburg im Nordgau) is a town in Middle Franconia, Germany.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Valka

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