The police will no longer protect the consulates general of the Russian Federation in Daugavpils and Liepaja, Latvia, Report informs via LSM.

Latvia has declared the diplomatic staff of the Russian consulates undesirable persons.

In April, Latvia decided to withdraw permission for the work of these general consulates, thus closing the consular offices of the Russian Federation. All consulate employees had to leave the country by April 30.

The decision was made in solidarity with Ukraine.