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Baltic Presidents help out at Latvian charity marathon (Video)

Wednesday, December 18, 2019

Latvian President Egils Levits played host to his counterparts from Estonia and Lithuania at Rīga Castle December 17. President Kersti Kaljulaid of Estonia and Gitanas Nauseda of Lithuania held round-table discussions following up on the recent NATO summit meeting in London, then wandered across to lend their support to the Dod Pieci charity marathon.   Happy to meet my #Baltic colleagues, Mrs Kersti Kaljulaid and Mr Gitanas Nausėda, in the…

Trump has to join Latvia’s ‘loser table’ in US comedy sketch (Video)

Thursday, December 12, 2019

Saturday Night Live, a popular comedy sketch show in the US, took a dig at the American president by turning the NATO summit into a cafeteria and having Donald Trump sit at a “loser table” with Latvia. After a  video   emerged from the NATO summit earlier in December that saw the leaders of Canada, the United Kingdom, and France mock Trump, several US comedy shows took a dig at…

Donald Trump has to join Latvia’s ‘looser table’ in US comedy sketch (Video)

Wednesday, December 11, 2019

Saturday Night Live, a popular comedy sketch show in the US, took a dig at the American president by turning the NATO summit into a cafeteria and having Donald Trump sit at a “loser table” with Latvia. After a  video   emerged from the NATO summit earlier in December that saw the leaders of Canada, the United Kingdom, and France mock Trump, several US comedy shows took a dig at…

Why Lithuanians don’t celebrate Halloween? (Video)

Thursday, October 31, 2019

Lithuania Travel, the country’s tourism promotion agency, has released a quirky video explaining why Lithuanians supposedly don’t celebrate Halloween. In the short video below, the creators explain Lithuania’s connection with the “otherwordly” phenomena throughout the year, listing the usual traditional activities and customs, and saying that the country is still very “ghospitable”. Keep an eye out for the family ghosts gathering around the Christmas Eve table. Lithuania Travel has also…

VIDEO: Turkish soldiers killed Kurdish military girls (18+)

Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Turkish soldiers (NATO) in Syria killed Kurdish girls in Syria. Killings were caught on camera. It can be seen that the Turkish soldiers shot two girls with machine guns. They killed one of them after her falling, put the other girl on knees and shot several times in head. According to Censor.net.ua, a video of the crimes of the Turkish army was published on the Internet. WARNING: This video contains…

Lithuanian PM criticises refereeing at Basketball World Cup

Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Lithuanian Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis says that the the criticism expressed by Dainius Adomaitis, the head coach of the Lithuanian men’s basketball team, for the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) is fair. Adomaitis voiced anger with bad refereeing at the Lithuania-France game in a press conference after the match and was subsequently fined for swearing. According to Skvernelis, Adomaitis made a brave move. “When key referees at the world championship do…

Under the “Shield”, US nuclear weapons in Europe

By Manlio Dinucci on Friday, August 23, 2019

The NATO missile site at Deveselu in Romania (photo), which is part of the US Aegis “defence missiles” system, has finished its “update”, begun last April. NATO’s communique assures that it has added “no offensive capacity to the system”, which remains “purely defensive, centred on potential threats from outside of the Euro-Atlantic region”. The Deveselu is equipped (according to the official description) with 24 missiles, installed in vertical underground launchers,…

Video: Dancers on the runway at Rīga International Airport

Friday, August 23, 2019

Travellers passing through Rīga International Airport Friday morning witnessed more take-offs than usual with a special celebratory dance performed on the tarmac to mark the 30th anniversary of the Baltic Way. Enjoy it in the video above, introduced by Dainis Īvāns, one of the leaders of the Latvian Popular Front. Atzīmējot #BaltijasCeļš trīsdesmitgadi, šorīt #lidostaRīga vairāk nekā 100 dejotāju uz lidostas skrejceļa izdejoja vienu no cēlākajām latviešu nacionālajām dejām – Gatves…