A gift from the President of the French Republic, Emmanuel Macron, and First Lady Brigitte Macron, 30 September

From the left: NLL Director Andris Vilks, Brigitte Macron, Emmanuel Macron, Egils Levits, President of Latvia, First Lady Andra Levite

The gift: Lettera amorosa (Love Letters), a collection of poems by René Char (1907-1988), French poet and active member of the French Resistance movement

Photo: Kristians Luhaers