Latvian Television, LTV, has ruled out participating in Junior Eurovision 2019.
Krista Luize has confirmed to Eurofestivales that the nation will not debut at the contest. LTV said:
Latvia will not participate at Junior Eurovision 2019. Our priorities this year are at participating in the Eurovision Song Contest, and the newest format of Eurovision – Eurovision Choir of the Year. Preparing our entries for both competitions is a long and complicated process, with both artists and production teams, therefore we have decided to participate in just these two. “Statement from Latvian Television Press Centre
Latvia at Junior Eurovision
Latvia has participated in the Junior Eurovision Song Contest five times, debuting in 2003. Their best result was in 2003, which was ninth place, with Dzintars Cica singing ‘Dzintars Cica’.
Article Source: Eurofestivales