Latvia needs to consider rebuilding relations with Russia, says former mayor of Riga
Mutual sanctions between the EU and Russia will be lifted sooner or later, which is why Latvia needs to consider the ways to rebuild relations with Russia, former Mayor of Riga Nils Usakovs said on …
Belarus suspends exports of light oil products to Ukraine, Poland, Baltic countries
Belarus has temporarily suspended exports of light oil products to Ukraine, Poland and the Baltic countries, justifying this by low-quality oil supplies from Russia to Belarusian oil refineries, …
Kremlin rejects any compensation to Baltic states for alleged ‘Soviet occupation’
Russia objects to the term ‘occupation’ relative to the stay of the Baltic republics within the Soviet Union and rejects any possibility of talking about any compensation, Kremlin …
Latvian parliament endorses ban on tuition in Russian language
Latvia’s Saeima has endorsed the finalized version of a bill that bans tuition in the Russian language at private universities and colleges as of the beginning of 2019.
As many as 57 deputies …
Russia to discuss security in the Baltics with Latvia
Russian Defense Ministry’s Chief of the Main Directorate for International Military Cooperation Sergei Koshelev confirmed that Russia is going to discuss security in the Baltics with Latvia. Russia …
NATO struck itself
The current NATO Exercise Steadfast Jazz became the largest one since the Cold War. According to the scenario, a multinational group of troops was deployed in the territory of Poland and the Baltic States in order to conduct a large-scale strategic offensive in the east...
A resident of Latvia to be deprived of nationality for service in the Russian army
"The citizens of Latvia have no right to serve in foreign armies. It is an abuse of law, and it is necessary to raise the question of this man's nationality; now he has no right to be a citizen of …
The West is concerned about the Russian exercise near the border of Poland
Recently, politicians and media in Poland and the Baltic countries have been actively discussing the Russian-Belarusian West-2013 strategic military exercises scheduled for this autumn...
In Latvia, a monument to the Nazi policemen has been unveiled
In Bauska’s city centre, on September 14, there was the grand opening of the monument to punishers from three police battalions – 23rd, 319th and 322nd, which were members of the Latvian Waffen SS …
Justice the way Lithuanians do
Lithuania will continue to seek compensation from Russia for damage caused by the “Soviet occupation”. This statement by the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Audronius Azubalis confirms the anti-Russian foreign policy of this Baltic State. Its leaders accuse the Soviet Union, which has sunk into oblivion, in the “crimes” against the people of Eastern Europe and equate Nazi Germany and the USSR.