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Section: Baltic News Network (Austria)

      Kyiv increases interest rates to 30%
      Mar04

      Kyiv increases interest rates to 30%

      The National Bank of Ukraine on Wednesday, March 3, put in force a sharp increase in interest rates – from 19.5% to 30% – aimed at reducing inflation and strengthening the value of the national currency. …read more Source: Baltic News...

      Saakashvili: Baltic States are not safe
      Mar04

      Saakashvili: Baltic States are not safe

      Defence line of Baltic States is currently located in Ukraine. However, in the event of a war, Baltic States lack the strategic advantages held by Ukraine, believes ex-president of Georgia Mikheil Saakashvili. …read more Source: Baltic News...

      Tusk: additional sanctions against Russia remain on the table
      Feb26

      Tusk: additional sanctions against Russia remain on the table

      The European Union has yet to refuse the opportunity to increase sanctions against Russia should the situation in Ukraine deteriorates further, said President of the European Council Donald Tusk. …read more Source: Baltic News...

      Ukraine sees day with no casualties and week without currency trading
      Feb25

      Ukraine sees day with no casualties and week without currency trading

      Since ceasefire in the war against Ukraine came into force on February 15, Tuesday, February 24, was the first day with no reported casualties among troops. Ukraine’s central bank has, meanwhile, introduced a ban on hryvnia currency trade. …read more Source: Baltic News...

      Cameron warns about threats of destabilization for Baltic States
      Feb25

      Cameron warns about threats of destabilization for Baltic States

      Russia must be stopped in Ukraine; otherwise we will have to deal with destabilization of Moldova and Baltic States, said British Prime Minister David Cameron during a meeting of the lower House of Parliament’s Committee on Communications. …read more Source: Baltic News...

      Endeavour to strengthen hryvnia continues in Ukraine
      Feb24

      Endeavour to strengthen hryvnia continues in Ukraine

      Ukraine’s central bank continues its monetary policy measures aimed at stabilising the rate of hryvnia, amid continued decrease in the value of the Ukrainian national currency. …read more Source: Baltic News...

      UK warns about the threat Russia poses to Baltic States
      Feb19

      UK warns about the threat Russia poses to Baltic States

      Russia’s employed tactic to destabilize the situation in Ukraine could be used in Baltic States as well, says British Minister of Defence Michael Fallon. …read more Source: Baltic News...

      Ukraine appeals to UN and EU to send peacekeeping mission to Ukraine
      Feb19

      Ukraine appeals to UN and EU to send peacekeeping mission to Ukraine

      Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko on Wednesday, February 18, voiced an appeal to the UN and the European Union to set up a peacekeeping mission in the country to enforce a ceasefire. …read more Source: Baltic News...

      Canada imposes new sanctions in face of «Putin regime’s military aggression»
      Feb18

      Canada imposes new sanctions in face of «Putin regime’s military aggression»

      Canada has imposed new sanctions against Russia and its collaborators after pro-Kremlin separatists continued attacks in eastern Ukraine after the Minsk February 12 ceasefire came into force. …read more Source: Baltic News...

      War in Ukraine: Defenders of Debaltseve in desperate need of reinforcements
      Feb18

      War in Ukraine: Defenders of Debaltseve in desperate need of reinforcements

      In Ukraine’s east, despite a ceasefire being in force, government forces are under intense attack in the strategic hub on Debaltseve. Ukrainian forces on Tuesday, February 17, repeatedly demanded for reinforcements to be brought in the town to avoid hundreds of Ukrainian troops being surrounded and killed. …read more Source: Baltic...