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Latvians toast spring with birch sap

Riga- It may be Friday afternoon in the Latvian capital Riga, but it is not just the usual end-of-week rush hour causing congestion on Valdemara street, one of the city's main thoroughfares, the reports referring to DPA.

A troop of formidable looking older women have set up three rickety tables on the side of the road. On top of them stand dozens of water bottles full of clear liquid.