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  Lithuania expects NATO support even after the revision of plans on missile defence in Poland

2013 03 22

Revision of the Pentagon missile defense program in Poland should not affect NATO plans to defend its entire territory, including Lithuania, stated Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaite.

It was previously reported at the U.S. Congress about the secret Pentagon investigation, where the effectiveness of the multibillion project on missile defense system in Europe, aimed at protecting the United States against Iran, has been questioned. In the report based on this investigation GAO representatives stated in particular that the deployment in Poland would only be operational if the United States will develop the potential to "run interceptors while Iranian missiles are in the booster stage of the flight."

It should be reminded that plans for a missile defense system in Eastern Europe have been approved under President George W. Bush. President Barack Obama announced on 17 September 2009 a change of plans: the U.S. postponed the deployment of land-based missile defense system in Europe until 2015.

Material has been prepared by the Centre of Geopolitical Studies with reference to the article from “Rosbalt” of 18 03 2013

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Ukraine has filed a lawsuit against Russia in the International Court of Justice for terrorism and racism (17)

2017 01 19

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine filed a lawsuit in the UN International Court of Justice against Russia within the framework of the International Convention for the Suppression of the Financing of Terrorism and the International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination, says the site of the Foreign Minister. This is done on the instructions of the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko, issued on 16 January.

National Armed Forces (NAF) of Latvia will deploy additional military units in three cities (32)

2017 01 18

For effective complex defence of Latvia, the establishment of a permanent division of the National Armed Forces has started in Latgale, reported the official website of the Ministry of Defence.


In Lithuania the amount of 110 thousand Euros was collected at a concert in support of the ATO fighters and residents of Donbass (9)

2017 01 17

On 13 January a concert "Together to the victory" was held in Lithuania, where the audience decided to support Ukraine's defence and donated 110 thousand Euros.


Belarus has established a visa-free regime for citizens of 80 countries (2)

2017 01 10

Alexander Lukashenko on 9 January signed a decree № 8 "On the establishment of visa-free entry and exit of foreign nationals." The document establishes visa-free entry to Belarus for a period not exceeding 5 days at the entrance through the checkpoint "National Airport Minsk" for citizens of 80 countries, - reported the press service of the President of Belarus.

The European Parliament approved the recall of visas for citizens of Ukraine and Georgia (2)

2016 12 19


The European Parliament approved the granting of a visa-free regime for short-term trips to the citizens of Ukraine and Georgia, RIA Novosti reported.



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