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Section: The Baltic Course (Latvia)

      Nord Stream 2 gas project strives to fill EU’s import gap
      Apr16

      Nord Stream 2 gas project strives to fill EU’s import gap

      Gas pipeline from Russia to Germany does not plan to substitute Ukrainian transit, could also supply southern Europe, Nord Stream 2 tells New Europe. …read more Source: The Baltic...

      Lithuanian PM: political project Nord Stream 2 would harm Ukraine
      Apr13

      Lithuanian PM: political project Nord Stream 2 would harm Ukraine

      The gas pipeline Nord Stream 2, which is projected on the bottom of the Baltic Sea, is in essence a political project and would cause major harm to Ukraine’s economy, Lithuanian Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis said during a visit in the country, reports LETA/BNS. …read more Source: The Baltic...

      Ukrainian railway to launch passenger service on Kiyv-Minsk-Vilnius-Riga route
      Apr11

      Ukrainian railway to launch passenger service on Kiyv-Minsk-Vilnius-Riga route

      The Ukrainian state-owned railway company Ukrzaliznytsya is about to launch the passenger service on the Kiyv-Minsk-Vilnius-Riga route, informs LETA/INTERFAX. …read more Source: The Baltic...

      Lithuanian EnMin in Kiev: Nord Stream 2 is clearly geopolitical project of Russia
      Apr09

      Lithuanian EnMin in Kiev: Nord Stream 2 is clearly geopolitical project of Russia

      The Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline planed on the bottom of the Baltic Sea is a geopolitical project of Russia and should not become reality, says Lithuania’s Energy Minister Žygimantas Vaiciunas, stressing the need to ensure compliance to top safety standards in the construction of the Belarusian nuclear power plant in Astravyets, informs...

      Lithuanian EnMin off to Ukraine to discuss Nord Stream 2 project
      Apr05

      Lithuanian EnMin off to Ukraine to discuss Nord Stream 2 project

      Lithuania’s Energy Minister Zygimantas Vaiciunas is leaving for Ukraine on Thursday to meet with Ukrainian officials and discuss the gas pipeline project Nord Stream 2 and possible cooperation in the decommissioning of nuclear power plants, informs LETA/BNS. …read more Source: The Baltic...

      US and 14 EU members expel Russian diplomats in relation to Skripal attack
      Mar27

      US and 14 EU members expel Russian diplomats in relation to Skripal attack

      The US and 14 EU member states, including Latvia, as well as Ukraine on Monday announced on expulsion of scores of Russian diplomats in response to the nerve agent attack in the UK, informs LETA/BNS. …read more Source: The Baltic...

      Almost 3,000 foreign pensioners enjoy free rides in Riga transport before official retirement age in Latvia
      Mar21

      Almost 3,000 foreign pensioners enjoy free rides in Riga transport before official retirement age in Latvia

      In total, 4,916 retired citizens of Russia, Ukraine and Belarus living in Latvia, including 2,997 pensioners who have not yet reached the official retirement age in Latvia, can enjoy free rides in Riga public transport, Rigas Satiksme municipal transport company’s spokeswoman Baiba Bartasevica told LETA. …read more Source: The Baltic...

      Estonian MFA: Crimea is part of Ukraine
      Mar16

      Estonian MFA: Crimea is part of Ukraine

      Crimea continues to be a part of Ukraine, Estonian Foreign Minister Sven Mikser emphasized on the fourth anniversary of the annexation of Crimea on Friday, informs LETA/BNS. …read more Source: The Baltic...

      Vilnius meeting with Polish PM to focus on joint projects
      Mar09

      Vilnius meeting with Polish PM to focus on joint projects

      The prime ministers of Lithuania, Poland, Latvia and Estonia are meeting in Vilnius on Friday to discuss joint projects, security matters, the rule of law in Poland and additional support to Ukraine, LETA/BNS informed. …read more Source: The Baltic...

      Latvian ambassador: Dialogue with Russia to be difficult also after presidential elections
      Mar09

      Latvian ambassador: Dialogue with Russia to be difficult also after presidential elections

      The dialogue with Russia will be difficult also after presidential elections because there are no signs that Russia might change its attitude towards Ukraine and would like to start implementing the Minsk agreement, said Latvian Ambassador to Russia Maris Riekstins in an interview with commercial LNT television, cites LETA. …read more...