Posts tagged as peace

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…

It is not possible to ensure peace and stability without proper investments – Bergmanis

Monday, October 1, 2018

It is not possible to ensure peace and stability without appropriate investments because strong armed forces are and will be one of the corner stones in ensuring independence of any nation, said Latvian Defense Minister Raimonds Bergmanis (Greens/Farmers) at the Riga Conference 2018 today. “One of the most important decisions of the Baltic states was development of NATO Enhanced Forward Presence battle group and its deployment in the region that…

Leader of German Left Slams US ‘Aggressive Ways’, Urges Closer Ties With Russia

Monday, August 13, 2018

Relations between Moscow and Brussels have deteriorated significantly since the coup in Ukraine led to Crimea’s reunification with Russia in 2014. After the US, EU and several countries sanctioned Russia over its alleged interference in Ukraine’s domestic affairs, Russia launched counter-sanctions. In an interview with the newspaper Frankfurter Allgemeine, the leader of Germany’s Left Party Sahra Wagenknecht specifically focused on what she described as the Trump administration’s “aggressive ways to…