Posts tagged as Baltic defense ministers

Baltic defense ministers agree on new BALTNET configuration

Monday, October 28, 2019

The defense ministers of the Baltic states on Thursday signed an agreement on the launch of a new configuration of the Baltic Air Surveillance Network and Control System (BALTNET), Roberts Skraucs, a representative of the Latvian Defense Ministry, informed LETA. The agreement was signed by Latvian Defense Minister Artis Pabriks (For Development/For), Lithuanian Defense Minister Raimundas Karoblis and Estonian Defense Minister Juri Luik. After signing the document, Pabrik noted that…

Baltic defense ministers to discuss security in Tartu

Thursday, June 20, 2019

The ministers of defense of Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania were about to meet in the South Estonian city of Tartu on Wednesday and Thursday to focus on the future of European defense, transatlantic relations and an increase in US presence in the Baltic Sea region, as well as various topics of capability development and future of the defense cooperation of the Baltic countries. The Estonian minister of defense, Juri Luik,…

Baltic defense ministers sign memorandum on creation of new NATO HQ

Friday, February 15, 2019

The ministers of defense of Estonia, Latvia and Denmark during a meeting in Brussels on Thursday signed a memorandum of understanding on the establishment of Headquarters Multinational Division North of NATO, which will serve as basis for the functioning of the new international division of the alliance. “The creation of Headquarters Multinational Division North in Latvia is a highly important step not only in strengthening Latvia’s defense but also for…