Posts tagged as change

Europe has changed its mask

By Viktors Domburs on Tuesday, February 12, 2019

“Face” of peaceful and friendly Europe has changed. Europe even does not try any more to wear a mask of past tolerance. Tensions are constantly increasing. Unrest like wildfire is sweeping across Europe. Though riots caused by different events and decisions, political convulsions make Europeans feel uncomfortable. People are tired of being unheard by the authorities. Misunderstanding between ordinary people and authorities is more clearly visible, especially in the so-called…

Dismissal of Nils Ušakovs alone would not change a thing in Riga

Friday, January 18, 2019

«No change will come without dismissal of Riga City Council and its subsequent re-election. Activities that point towards the possibility of corruption did not appear solely during the term of the current team at Riga City Council. Its roots date a long way to the past. This means cleaning and general disinfection efforts should be very thorough. Dismissing Nils Ušakovs alone would not help change a thing. Ušakovs both maintains…

Change of Command of NATO enhanced Forward Presence Battle Group

Wednesday, August 1, 2018

On August 2 the change of command ceremony of the NATO enhanced Forward Presence Battle Group in Lithuania will be held in Rukla. Lieutenant Colonel Wolf Rüdiger Otto has been in command of NATO enhanced Forward Presence Battle Group for six months. He will be replaced by the new rotation Commander Lieutenant Colonel Rene Braun. The ceremony will be attended by Vice Minister of National Defence of Lithuania Vytautas Umbrasas, Commander of the…

Ministry: changes to law to improve cooperation between state and municipal police

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Amendments to the Law on Police that include closer cooperation between state and municipal police through the use of a new unified crime registration system received support from the Cabinet of Ministers on Tuesday, 15 May, as confirmed by Interior Affairs Ministry. One of the most significant fields in which state and municipal police cooperate on a regular basis is information exchange, which ensures coordinated action and helps save resources.…