On the sidelines of the event, Greste took a moment to tell LSM about his awareness of the Latvian campaign to free him, which ran in parallel with other international efforts, and remembers the day he was issued with his Latvian passport... in prison.
Greste 'humbled' by Latvian support
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Peter Greste, the Latvian-Australian journalist who spent more than a year in an Egyptian prison, was in Riga Sunday for World Press Freedom Awards.
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