Posts tagged as host

Defense minister: Latvia is ready to host US troops

Friday, July 10, 2020

Latvian defense minister Artis Pabriks said his country is ready to host American troops. Pabriks’ remarks came during an online EU Defense Washington Forum, Voice of America reported. The minister expressed hope the deployment of the US military in Latvia would not be carried out amid the withdrawal of part of the US troops in Germany. According to him, they are not trying to punish the Germans and they understand…

Baltics in a bid to host US troops departing Germany

By Jeff Seldin on Friday, July 10, 2020

As thousands of US troops are set to depart Germany, Latvia has said it would be ready to host them in the Baltics. Voice of America reports. There may be some additional competition for the thousands of US troops that could soon be on their way out of Germany. Poland is already in line to receive some of the 9,500 troops that US President Donald Trump plans to withdraw from…

Armenian FM hosted by Latvian President in Riga Castle

Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Armenia’s delegation led by Foreign Minister Zohrab Mnatsakanyan on September 17 visited the Riga Castle where they were hosted by President of Latvia Egils Levits, the MFA told Armenpress. Minister Mnatsakanyan congratulated the Latvian President on assuming office and conveyed the congratulations and greetings of Armenian President Armen Sarkissian. Touching upon the current level of the Armenia-Latvia relations, the FM and the President praised the fact that the bilateral relations…

Lithuania to host summit of women political leaders

Thursday, May 24, 2018

Lithuania and its President Dalia Grybauskaitė will host the 2018 summit of the forum of Women Political Leaders, which is to take place in Vilnius from June 6 to 8. According to the forum’s web site, the moto of the high-level meeting will be: «It’s about time! 100 reasons to act!». It includes a reference to Lithuania celebrating this year the 100th anniversary since the Republic of Lithuania was established…