LTV of Latvia has confirmed to Eurovoix.com that they will not be participating in the Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2015.
Latvia has not participated in the contest since 2011 when the show was held in Yerevan, Armenia. Latvia participated in the contest from it’s debut in 2003 up to 2005, with their best result coming at the first contest in Copenhagen where Dzintars Čīča came 9th with “Tu esi vasarā”. The country went on to return to the contest in 2010 in Belarus and once again participated in the 2011 contest in Yerevan, Armenia however they finished in last place with 31 points.
To date seven countries have confirmed their participation in this years contest, including Albania who are returning to the show for the first time since 2012.