More than 150,000 people visited Latvia's pavilion at the 'EXPO 2017' event in Astana, the organizers said September 10. The country was also awarded a bronze medal in design among similar-sized pavilions, reports.. 

"There was great interest into our pavilion. If we look at the numbers... it's more than 150,000 people. We were counting on some 90,000 or 100,000 at the start," Ansis Egle, who oversaw the Latvian exhibition, told Latvian Radio.

"This is a breakthrough, comparing it to what we had ever had," he said.

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