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  Dangerous Games in Cosmos

Česlovas Iškauskas, political analyst
2008 04 17

The missile Standard-3 which has been recently launched from the U.S.cruiser USS Lake Erie, has successfully hit the broken American reconnaissance satellite US 193 launched in 2006.

This 2,3 tone satellite had nearly half of the tone of unutilized missile fuel consisting mainly of hydrazine, a very dangerous substance.

  Information war: invention or acurrent reality?

Viktor Denisenko
2007 06 13

Some researchers are inclined to consider the information war as part of actual military actions in the virtual space with a view to affecting information possibilities of another conflict party. However, information wars during the peace time are also discussed. In this case each party seeks influence over another party, i.e. its executed policy, decision-making process, public moods etc., by using various information transmission channels (press, TV, Internet). Actually this is a struggle for „human minds“.

  Threat to peace in the horn of Africa

Lina Kriaučionytė
2007 03 21

The current Somali originated from the merge of the northern province of the British Somaliland and the southern province of the Italian Somaliland in 1960. In national terms currently Somali is one of the most integral states of Africa. Despite that, the country impoverished by the civil war and chaos has recently experienced the fight between the Somali Islamists and the provisional government and neighboring Ethiopia.

  What is terrorism?

Ignas Paukštys
2007 02 28

http://www.stevenspublishing.com/Stevens/SecProdPub.nsf/frame?open&redirect=http://www.stevenspublishing.com/stevens/secprodpub.nsf/d3d5b4f938b22b6e8625670c006dbc58/4f9e2c0ccc3234b186256f850069e397?OpenDocumentIn Lithuania, the term terrorism has started to be intensively used only at the beginning of the new century. Of course this coincided with the terrorist attacks in the United States in 2001, when airliners, hijacked by terrorists, crashed into the World Trade Center‘s Twin Towers and killed thousands of innocent people. Since then the word terrorism has been more and more used together with the word Muslims.

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Ukraine has filed a lawsuit against Russia in the International Court of Justice for terrorism and racism (41)

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 (67)

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 (23)

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)

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.


The US House of Representatives approved actions against the influence of Russia

2016 12 08

The US House of Representatives approved a bill on establishing an inter-departmental body, the purpose of which would be to resist Russian attempts of "influencing the people and the governments" of other countries, - reported the Associated Press.

Alexander Parkhomenko. The pro-Russian (not already) President of Moldova, who was seated by the Russian Federation, stated about the way towards the EU

2016 12 02

"I back up": networks got surprised with the unexpected statement of the pro-Russian President Dodon about the EU.

The newly elected president of Moldova Igor Dodon, known for his pro-Russian views, stated that his country is not going to refuse from the cooperation with the European Union.


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