Posts tagged as distance

Lithuania can no longer distance itself from climate change effort, president says

Friday, December 27, 2019

All laws adopted in Lithuania should be considered in terms of their possible environmental impact, President Gitanas Nausėda says. As the year is coming to an end, the president underlined in a commentary that Lithuania “can no longer distance itself from the resolution of global problems linked to climate change”. “We need more discussions on pollution reduction and environmental protection, and the results of these discussions must affect public decisions,”…

New US HIMARS Rockets Don’t Give Any Strategic Advantage to Poland – Publicist

By Krzysztof Podgórski on Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Polish Defence Minister Mariusz Blaszczak announced on 13 February that Poland would sign a contract to purchase the US-made highly-mobile artillery rocket system HIMARS. According to Blaszczak, the purchase of these weapons will provide Poland with “security guarantees”. Sputnik discussed this with independent publicist Krzysztof Podgórski. Sputnik: Would the purchase of 20 rocket systems really provide such a guarantee? Krzysztof Podgórski: I think that the minister goes too far with that premise. Undoubtedly,…