Latvia Won't Back Current EU Budget Proposal, Leta Says

Feb. 8 (Bloomberg) -- Latvia won’t support the next seven-year European Union budget under its current proposal, Leta newswire said, citing Foreign Minister Edgars Rinkevics.

Latvia doesn’t consider the proposal “acceptable,” he said at a parliamentary committee meeting today, the Riga-based newswire reported.

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