Annual military parade marks Latvian Independence Day

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The annual Independence Day military parade took place in Riga, Latvia on Saturday. Over 1,000 soldiers participated, along with police officers and firefighters. They were joined by troops from the US, Canada, and Lithuania, among others. The day commemorates the Proclamation of Independence that was made following WWI on November 18, 1918.