Eight dead, nine injured following fire at illegal tourist hostel in Latvia

Eight people died in a fire in an “illegal” tourist hostel in the centre of the Latvian capital Riga early on Wednesday and the city’s mayor vowed to shut such accommodation down. Mayor Martins Stakis said the hostel, set up in an apartment near the city’s main railway station, was mainly used by foreigners but… Read More Eight dead, nine injured following fire at illegal tourist hostel in Latvia