Posts tagged as death

Death of A Lithuanian Soldier: A Mother’s Story

By Adomas Abromaitis on Wednesday, February 10, 2021

Unfortunately, unprofessionalism has become a distinctive feature of our times. Indifference and ignorance are common to most Lithuanian officials. These traits are especially disgusting in the armed forces. The matter is soldiers are to some extend limited in their rights and commanders should be not only supervisors, but must be very attentive to their subordinates and their needs. A terrible accident that happened recently with a Lithuanian serviceman characterizes the…

Behind the death of Lithuania’s youngest Covid-19 victim: what happened?

Friday, December 11, 2020

Lithuania’s health officials reported on Thursday that a 27-year-old man died of Covid-19, becoming the youngest victim of the pandemic in the country. His doctors say he had been completely healthy before coming down with the infection and tested negative for Covid-19 even as symptoms were getting worse. The man was from Marijampolė, in western Lithuania, and was treated for over a month in Kaunas Clinics, said the hospital’s intensive…

Levits sends condolences to France over death of former President

Thursday, December 3, 2020

Latvian State President Egils Levits sent condolences to the people of France December 3 following news of the death of former French President Valéry Giscard d’Estaing at the age of 94. Writing in French, Levits said: “We are deeply saddened to learn of the death of President Valéry Giscard d’Estaing, a politician of conviction, initiator of many decisive reforms both in France and in Europe. One of those European visionaries that the…

Latvia records three deaths from COVID-19

Tuesday, October 20, 2020

115 new cases of COVID-19 and three deaths were recorded in Latvia October 19, taking the total number of cases since the start of the pandemic to 3,609. All three of the latest victims were in the 65 to 85 age bracket. The Disease Prevention and Contol Center (SPKC) said 4,171 tests were conducted during the previous 24-hour period. 2.8% of tests conducted were positive (up from 2.0% the previous day). This last figure is…

One more death from COVID-19 in Latvia

Friday, September 4, 2020

Latvia confirmed six new cases of COVID-19 on September 4, the total since the start of the pandemic now standing at 1,416 on Friday. Sadly, one death was also recorded, with the fatality toll rising to 35 as a result. The deceased was aged 55 to 60 with several chronic health conditions. The Disease Prevention and Control Center (SPKC) said 1,903 tests had been conducted during the previous 24-hour period. In total 260,698 tests have been carried out…

One more death from COVID-19 in Latvia

Monday, July 13, 2020

Latvia said one new case of COVID-19 had been detected on July 13, the total number since the start of the pandemic now standing at 1,174 on Monday. Unfortunately one more fatality was also announced, with the death toll climbing to 31. The Disease Prevention and Control Center (SPKC) said 996 tests had been conducted during the previous 24-hour period. In total 169,943 tests have been carried out since February 29. So far 1,019 patients have recovered from infection. Four patients…

No new COVID-19 cases in Latvia, one more fatality

Monday, June 8, 2020

Latvia recorded no additional cases of COVID-19 on June 8, with the total number of cases since the beginning of the coronarvirus remaining on 1,088. However, one more fatality was recorded, bringing Latvia’s total death toll to 26. The latest victim was described as being between 85 and 90 years of age with various other chronic health conditions. The new figure was released by the Disease Prevention and Control Center (SPKC)…

One more case, one more death in latest Latvian COVID-19 figures

Wednesday, May 13, 2020

Latvia recorded one more cases of 19 COVID-19 on May 13, increasing the total number of cases from 950 on Tuesday to 951 on Wednesday. One additional fatality was also recorded. The latest victim was aged between 85 and 90, with underlying serious health conditions. The new figure was released by the Disease Prevention and Control Center (SPKC) which said 2,199 tests had been conducted during the previous 24-hour period. In total 81,246 tests have been carried out since…

Lithuania confirms 4 new cases, death toll rises to 47

Tuesday, May 5, 2020

Four new cases of Covid-19 were confirmed in Lithuania over Monday, the Health Ministry has reported. The 47th coronavirus-related death was reported on Tuesday. In all, 1,423 people have been diagnosed with the disease in the country. Forty-seven people have died in Lithuania after contracting the coronavirus and the number of confirmed recoveries stands at 678. According to the National Public Health Centre, 5,077 people were tested for the virus…

Six more cases, one more death as coronavirus case total reaches 818

Monday, April 27, 2020

Another 6 cases of COVID-19 were confirmed on Latvian territory April 27, raising the total number of cases from 812 on Sunday to 818 on Monday. One more death was also recorded. The new figure was released by the Disease Prevention and Control Center (SPKC) which said 1,564 tests had been conducted during the previous 24-hour period. In total 49,235 tests have been carried out since February 29. 41 patients are in hospital, most of…