Posts tagged as Russia and Belarus

Risky travelling through the Baltic States because of military exercises

By Viktors Domburs on Wednesday, April 3, 2019

It is obvious, that if a person is planning his or her travelling through the Baltics, it is absolutely necessary to conform the movements with the schedule of military events. National police, of course, usually warns when you should be especially attentive and responsible on the road and what places you should not visit at all. Thus, you may start planning your unforgivable summer travelling in Latvia, being fully familiarized…

Lithuania is breaking away from Russia’s power grid

Friday, June 29, 2018

President Dalia Grybauskaitė together with the Prime Ministers of Latvia, Estonia and Poland and the Commission President Jean-Claud Juncker signed a political agreement on the synchronization of Baltic power grids with continental Europe. The agreement will allow to immediately launch synchronization works, ensuring the region’s energy independence from the BRELL circuit managed by Russia. It is the result of Lithuania’s nine-year long efforts. Lithuania has secured strong support from Poland…