Posts tagged as regional security

Latvia supports increased U.S. presence in Poland to help strengthen regional security

Thursday, May 2, 2019

During his working visit in Warsaw on Tuesday, Latvian Foreign Minister Edgars Rinkevics with the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Poland, Jacek Czaputowicz, and the Secretary of State for European Affairs at the Polish Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Konrad Szymanski. The ministers discussed bilateral cooperation between the two countries, regional cooperation, cooperation in international organisations, the situation in the region, as well as sharing views on security policy and EU-related…

Denmark is important Latvia’s partner in defense and regional security

Thursday, December 6, 2018

Denmark is important Latvia’s partner in defense and regional security, said Latvian President Raimonds Vejonis during the official visit of Danish Crown Prince Frederik and Crown Princess Mary to Latvia. As the President’s Chancellery reported, Denmark played a significant role, providing support to the restored Latvia in the early 1990s. Therefore the official visit of Their Royal Highnesses Crown Prince and Crown Princess of Denmark is a special events. The…

Lithuanian and Polish Presidents discussed support to Ukraine

Tuesday, December 4, 2018

President Dalia Grybauskaitė met with Polish President Andrzej Duda for a bilateral meeting to discuss issues of key importance to both countries. Special focus was placed on regional security and the situation in Ukraine. According to the President, after the illegal annexation of Crimea, continuing aggression in eastern Ukraine and strategic blockade of the Ukrainian ports of Mariupol and Berdiansk, Russia is set to expand the occupation zone into the…

Prime Minister: all four countries share regional security challenges

Tuesday, August 28, 2018

The Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis took part in the meeting of the Prime Ministers of three Baltic States and the Prime Minister of the State of Israel. During the meeting the participants discussed topical issues of the region, transatlantic relations, relations with Russia, situation in the Middle East, joint actions to combat terrorism, strengthening of cybersecurity and information security. The discussions also covered the issue of cooperation in the field…

The Crown Prince of Norway will pay an official visit to Lithuania

Friday, April 20, 2018

President Dalia Grybauskaitė will meet with Crown Prince Haakon, heir apparent to the throne of Norway, and Crown Princess Mette-Marit on April 24. The Royal couple accompanied by the Minister of Defense of Norway and a high-level business delegation will pay a two-day official visit to Lithuania. The President and the Crown Prince of Norway will discuss bilateral relations, cooperation in NATO and regional security as well as deepening mutual…