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  NATO training exercises in 2010 are planned to take place in the Baltic States

2010 03 03

In the current year NATO is planning to organise a series of military training exercises in the Baltic States aimed at getting ready for the arrival of the NATO officers and operations they are due to carry out, reported BNS agency on the 1st of March. In summer joint military trainings with the USA will be held in the Northern part of Estonia. According to the preliminary plan, approximately 500 American marine infantry will land on the Estonian seashore for joining the Estonian military forces and forming a single battalion, headed by the Estonian officer.

Joint military training with the USA will be held in Latvia, where military officers from the Baltic States will improve their skills together with the Americans. According to the data of the Estonian publication Postimees, military training exercises in 2010 will take place in Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia, where military staff will be trained to receive NATO forces arriving to the region. In Latvia the training will be concentrated on the reloading of the NATO transport vessel.

According to the data of the Estonian Defence Ministry, it is planned that the number and the scope of similar trainings will increase in the future. Before 2009 large-scale NATO trainings did not take place in the Baltic States.

Material has been prepared by the Centre of Geopolitical Studies with reference to the article from «ИА Regnum» of 01 03 2010

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Ukraine has filed a lawsuit against Russia in the International Court of Justice for terrorism and racism (68)

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 (85)

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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 (39)

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 (3)

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