Latvian Republic International ( de jure ) Recognition of Latvian de jure recognition every year is celebrated 26. January , thus commemorating the 1921 . the events of the Supreme Council of the Entente by unanimous decision in the French capital in the Baltic countries - Latvia and Estonia have been identified as subjects of international law . De jure diplomatic recognition to the country to becoming a full-fledged subject of international law . Foreign Ministry stresses that the Latvian de jure recognition , it was admitted to the rest of the European fold , and this recognition has enabled the country to maintain statehood years in captivity , when incorporated into the Soviet Union . As a note : This has been achieved thanks to the then Foreign Minister Anna Siegfried Meierovica efforts, which in honor of the date of highest officials , diplomats and Foreign Ministry employees place flowers at the grave of former Minister . At the same time this day is also known as diplomats , thus highlighting the invaluable Meierovica and other staff of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the then reached for Latvia possible to obtain the status of an internationally recognized . .