Posts published in Day: April 3, 2019

Trump praises NATO allies for payments but says Germany not giving enough

Wednesday, April 3, 2019

President Donald Trump took credit Tuesday for an increase in defense spending among NATO members, suggesting that an alliance he has harshly criticized has turned a corner. But Germany did not escape criticism. “People are paying and I am very happy with the fact they are paying,” Trump said during a meeting with NATO’s top official at the White House. Trump lauded the alliance overall for increases in defense expenditures,…

Risky travelling through the Baltic States because of military exercises

By Viktors Domburs on Wednesday, April 3, 2019

It is obvious, that if a person is planning his or her travelling through the Baltics, it is absolutely necessary to conform the movements with the schedule of military events. National police, of course, usually warns when you should be especially attentive and responsible on the road and what places you should not visit at all. Thus, you may start planning your unforgivable summer travelling in Latvia, being fully familiarized…