Riga-ining trust? Ft. Nils Usakovs, Mayor of Riga
Tensions between Russia and Europe over Ukraine have re-ignited decades-old fears and divisions between the people of the Baltic states. But despite growing anti-Russian sentiment in the region, Latvians have largely continued to coexist peacefully with their sizeable Russian-speaking minority. Can regional trade and cooperation form the building blocks of lasting reconciliation, and how can the nation move forward without tripping over its past? Oksana is joined by Nils Usakovs, the Mayor of Riga, to build on these issues.