Category: Lithuania

germany-continues-to-expand-its-military-presence-in-lithuania
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Oct
2020

Germany continues to expand its military presence in LithuaniaGermany continues to expand its military presence in Lithuania

The German Air Force is setting up a Deployable Control and Reporting Centre (DCRC) at Šiauliai Air Base, Lithuania, supplemented by additional sub-elements at Skede, Latvia and Ämari, Estonia. German soldiers are preparing to augment the static CRCs at Karmėlava, Lielvarde (Latvia) and Tallinn (Estonia) and support situational awareness for the airspace in the Baltic […]

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Aug
2020

Lithuania accuses Belarus of non-observance of human rightsLithuania accuses Belarus of non-observance of human rights

Lithuanian Foreign Minister Linas Linkevičius, reflected on the political crisis in Belarus, branded any possible Russian military support for Belarus as an “invasion”. “Since it’s publicly discussed I cannot say it’s not possible. So we should take that into account at least, and also send a very clear message, that it’s not tolerable to do […]

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Aug
2020

Belarus Opposition Leader Flees Country After Allegedly Rigged ElectionBelarus Opposition Leader Flees Country After Allegedly Rigged Election

August 11, 2020 11:23 AM ET Svetlana Tikhanovskaya, a Belarusian opposition leader and the main opponent of Belarus’s president, Aleksandr Lukashenko, left the country Tuesday as anti-government protesters filled the streets of the capital, The New York Times reported. Tikhanovskaya, who announced her candidacy for president after her husband, an opposition blogger, was jailed, vanished […]

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Jul
2020

Lithuania’s upcoming elections will determine its future relations with PolandLithuania’s upcoming elections will determine its future relations with Poland

Submitted by InfoBrics, authored by Paul Antonopoulos, independent geopolitical analyst…  Andrzej Duda’s victory in the recent Polish presidential election will likely affect affairs in Lithuania, especially as Duda has a strong relationship with Lithuanian President Gitanas Nausėda. Nausėda is not only a strong ally of Duda, but he has ensured that Lithuania has become a […]

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