Ludza


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Ludza

 

a city, the administrative center of Ludza Raion, Latvian SSR. Located in the eastern part of the republic and surrounded by lakes. Ludza has a railroad station on the Rezekne-Velikie Luki line, 248 km southeast of Riga. The Metallist Factory, a flax-processing plant, a dairy, a poultry combine, and a logging and timber distribution establishment are there. A museum of local lore is in Ludza.

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RIGA, Aug 26 (LETA) - Border guards detained three Vietnamese nationals and their trafficker, a Russian national, for trespassing Latvia's state border in Ludza region last week, LETA was told at the State Border Guard.
The authors conducted the analysis of the budgets of 11 municipalities in Latvia--four cities: Liepaja, Jurmala, Jekabpils and Jelgava, and 7 municipalities which included both the town and rural territories: Cesis, Balvi, Ludza, Kuldiga, Aluksne, Valka and Tukums.
Landscapes and scenes of Latgale's small towns like Ludza, Kraslava, Dagda, Vilani and Balvi, among others, are the dominant motifs of his paintings.
Name length, m frequency frequency, (1st mode Hz shape), Hz 1 Bridge over river Ludza on 18.3 5 4.5 road V 535 Kusneri-Plaudisi 2 Bridge over river Dzirlas 10 9.78 10 on road P035 Gulbene-Balvi 3 Bridge over river Gauja on 31 3.36 3.25 Road V235 4 Overpass on road A6 19.5 5.56 6 Riga-Belarus border 5 Bridge over Lauces river 11.41 8.88 9 on P87 Bauska-Aizkraukle Please Note: Illustration(s) are not available due to copyright restrictions.
-4.6[degrees]C, at the seacoast it is 2.5[degrees]C, but in eastern Latvia (Rezekne, Ludza, Balvi, Gulbene, etc.), as well as in the Vidzeme Highland, the average temperature is -7.5[degrees]C.
Trusman in his analysis of village names in the surroundings of Ludza and Rezekne has also suggested this explanation (TpycMaH 1897 : 216).
In the present paper, an analysis is conducted on the energy efficient chip-fuelled district heating boiler plant in Ludza town.
RIGA, Aug 7 (LETA) - Border guards have detained four illegal immigrants from Vietnam for illegally crossing the so-called green border in the eastern Latvian region of Ludza, LETA was told at the State Border Guard.
In addition, data on fossils of the same unit were acquired from drill cores of Estonia (Valga) and adjacent areas: Latvia (Ludza), Pskov Region of Russia (Pechory) and Belarus (Vil'chitsy, Pochtary, Gashniki, Liozno).
Still, in addition to Livonian and Latvian it was also characteristic of the Lutsi South Estonian pocket in the vicinity of Ludza in south-eastern Latvia.