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What does Ukraine mean for US?

By Lukas Ramonas on Friday, September 28, 2018

US is turning Ukraine into an instrument of struggle with Russia. At the same time, Kiev is a very convenient option. The escalation of the conflict in Ukraine is beneficial to the United States for several reasons.   1. The procedure of deciding on military actions is too politicized in NATO countries. Arming the Ukrainian armed forces gives the US opportunity to keep the high level of confronting with Russia.…

ZGI-4 venture capital fund attracted the currently largest private investment in Latvia amounted 10 mln euros

Saturday, August 25, 2018

One of the most experienced venture capital fund managers in the Baltic States, ZGI Capital, has attracted private investments of 10 mln euros to the newly founded capital growth fund ZGI-4. At present, it is the largest private investment raising in Latvia for a state co-financed capital growth fund. The largest amount, or 7.5 mln euros, was invested in the ZGI-4 fund by Swedbank Ieguldījumu Pārvaldes Sabiedrība AS, which will…

Lithuania teaches Ukraine how to kill

By Lukas Ramonas on Tuesday, July 31, 2018

As we know, Lithuanian military instructors have been taking part in the training of personnel for Ukraine since 2014. Specialists from Lithuania participate in training programs independently or together with instructors from the USA, Great Britain, Canada and Poland. It’s not a secret that Lithuania is deeply integrated into the military reforms of Kyiv. Thus, Vilnius has legalized the military training operation in Ukraine in 2017. This law expands the…

Presidents of 13 EU Member States to visit Latvia in September to discuss future of Europe

Tuesday, July 31, 2018

The 14th informal meeting of the Arraiolos Group will take place in Latvia on September 13-14, 2018, the President’s Chancellery reported.Presidents of 13 European Union (EU) Member States will be meeting in Latvia to discuss the topical issues of Europe. The events will be organized in the Riga Castle and the Rundale Palace. The Arraiolos Group is a meeting of the Presidents of the EU Member States, where traditionally the…

Pentagon Made Approach of US Cyber Command More Aggressive in Spring

Monday, June 18, 2018

The US Department of Defense changed the approach of the US Cyber Command in spring making it more aggressive allowing more cyberattacks on foreign networks, local media reported. The New York Times reported Sunday that the previous strategy had been based on counterattacks against hackers targeting the United States. In spring the approach was changed that had created an opportunity for regular raids against foreign networks in order to prevent potential cyberattacks on the United States with the…