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Section: The Baltic Course (Latvia)

      Think tank: Baltic defense budgets growing faster than in any other region globally
      Oct20

      Think tank: Baltic defense budgets growing faster than in any other region globally

      Since the Ukraine crisis began, the Baltic countries’ orders for new defense equipment have doubled and will double again in the next two years, according to an analysis released by IHS Markit on Thursday writes LETA. …read more Source: The Baltic...

      Russian envoy: Crimean scenario not possible in Baltic states
      Oct15

      Russian envoy: Crimean scenario not possible in Baltic states

      Replication of the Crimean scenario in the Baltic states is not possible, furthermore, separatist sentiment is completely absent in the region, Russian Ambassador to Estonia Alexander Petrov cites LETA/BNS. …read more Source: The Baltic...

      Lattelecom’s public cloud to become available to Ukrainian customers of Ukrtelekom
      Oct14

      Lattelecom’s public cloud to become available to Ukrainian customers of Ukrtelekom

      Latvian electronic services provider Lattelecom and Ukraine’s largest fixed-line telecommunications and Internet provider Ukrtelekom have signed a cooperation agreement which will enable the customers of the Ukrainian company to rent public cloud services from Lattelecom’s data center Dattum in Riga, Lattelecom said LETA. …read...

      Estonian ridesharing service Taxify expands to Kiev
      Sep23

      Estonian ridesharing service Taxify expands to Kiev

      The Estonian smartphone app Taxify that connects riders with local taxis and private drivers launched the service with 200 drivers in the Ukrainian capital Kiev on Friday, reports LETA/BNS. …read more Source: The Baltic...

      Lithuania recalling defense attache from Russia over marriage to Crimean rezident
      Sep20

      Lithuania recalling defense attache from Russia over marriage to Crimean rezident

      Lithuania’s Defense Ministry on Tuesday said it was recalling Defense Attache to Russia Saulius Pikturna due to marriage to a resident of Crimea annexed by Russia, reports LETA/BNS. …read more Source: The Baltic...

      Ukrainian authorities pledge to protect Vichmann’s investment
      Sep20

      Ukrainian authorities pledge to protect Vichmann’s investment

      The authorities of Ukraine will do everything to protect the investments of Estonian businessman Marcel Vichmann in Zatoka village of the Odessa region, where local criminals have been hindering investment, Ukrainian Prime Minister Vladimir Groysman and Odessa regional governor Mihkeil Saakashvili said, reports LETA/BNS. …read more Source:...

      Estonian family coming from Crimea turned back on Ukrainian border
      Sep06

      Estonian family coming from Crimea turned back on Ukrainian border

      Ukrainian border guards have turned back at a checkpoint a family of four from Estonia who had arrived in Crimea from Russia and wanted to move on to Ukraine, the sobytiya.info news portal cites LETA/BNS. …read more Source: The Baltic...

      Contradictory US Pipeline Diplomacy
      Aug18

      Contradictory US Pipeline Diplomacy

      There is a striking paradox in Washington’s policy on European natural gas markets. US diplomats are undertaking tireless efforts to prevent Russia constructing new export pipelines, arguing these massive projects will deprive Ukraine of billions of dollars in annual revenue from transit fees, which could wreck the struggling...

      Russian FSB has prevented terrorist attacks in the Crimea
      Aug16

      Russian FSB has prevented terrorist attacks in the Crimea

      The Russian Embassy in Latvia issued a statement the Russian Foreign Ministry on the disruption of terrorist acts in the Republic of Crimea. The text of the statement is below. …read more Source: The Baltic...

      Ukraine International Airlines to launch Vilnius-Lviv flights
      Aug03

      Ukraine International Airlines to launch Vilnius-Lviv flights

      Ukraine International Airlines is set to launch flights between Vilnius and the Western Ukrainian city of Lviv in the fall, writes LETA/BNS. …read more Source: The Baltic...