Ringleader Ainars Pelcis and eight others in his gang brought around 28 men and women to Derbyshire from Latvia and signed them up to work with local recruitment agencies.
Daily Mail. Wed, 07 Nov 2018 22:01:01 +0000.
Warships armed with Kalibr cruise missiles make up the basis of these groupings in strategically important areas of the Baltic, Barents, Black and Mediterranean Seas
Tass. Tue, 06 Nov 2018 12:51:57 +0300.
The Latvian airlines AirBaltic will launch regular direct flights from Riga to Lviv starting from April 1, 2019. Read more here. The post Ukrinform: AirBaltic to fly from Riga to Lviv appeared first on KyivPost.
Victoria Petrenko. Kyiv Post. Fri, 02 Nov 2018 18:25:32 +0000.
Many Latvians believe they need to protect themselves against cultural and political assimilation by their giant neighbor. But the country's Russian speakers say the new law is discriminatory.
Lucian Kim. NPR. Sun, 28 Oct 2018 07:03:26 -0400.
Two former foreign ministers are the frontrunners when Georgians vote for president on Sunday, including a former French career diplomat who would be the first female leader of an ex-Soviet state outside the Baltics.
Reuters. Sat, 27 Oct 2018 16:10:38 -0400.
Military forces from 31 countries began NATO's largest exercise in decades, stretching from the Baltic Sea to Iceland, on Thursday, practising military manoeuvres close to Russia, which itself held a huge military drill last month.
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Thu, 25 Oct 2018 03:55:33 EDT.
Putting 2017's ID-card security crisis behind it, Estonia has come up with Smart-ID.
ZDNet. Mon, 22 Oct 2018 09:38:00 +0000.
Facts About the Baltic States
The Baltic States consist of Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania, and are
located along the eastern shore of the Baltic Sea. Visit the
government websites listed below for official news and information
about these Baltic nations.
The Republic of Estonia
is governed by an elected unicameral Parliament,
which elects a President. Estonia's capital city is Talinn, and
its national currency is the Kroon. The primary language used by
Estonians is Estonian and in 2007, the estimated population of Estonia
The Republic of Latvia is governed by an
elected Parliament, which elects
a President who, in turn, appoints a Prime Minister. Latvia's
capital city is Riga, and its national currency is the Lat.
The country's national language is Latvian and in 2007, the Latvia's
population was estimated at 2,260,000.
The Republic of Lithuania
is governed by a unicameral Parliament and an
elected President who appoints a Prime Minister. Lithuania's
capital city is Vilnius, and its national currency is the Litas.
The national language of Lithuania is Lithuanian, and in 2007, the
nation's estimated population was 3,575,000.