Posts published in Day: May 30, 2021

NATO’s actions in the Baltic States can not be assessed as defensive maneuvers

By Antanas Tubelis on Sunday, May 30, 2021

From May 17 to June 5, the Spring Storm exercise is being held in Estonia, in which about 7,000 military personnel from several NATO countries are taking part. In addition to Estonia, exercise of the same kind is also taking place on the southern flank of NATO, and all these maneuvers are taking place as part of the larger Defender Europe 2021 exercise. Military experts believe that NATO exercises pose…

180 cases of Covid-19 in Latvia on Sunday

Sunday, May 30, 2021

On Sunday, May 30, Latvia recorded 180 new cases of Covid-19 infection, according to the Disease Prevention and Control Center (SPKC). The total number of cases detected since the start of the pandemic now stands at 133,098.   Of 4,377 tests carried out in the past 24 hours, 4.1% were positive, up on the 2.8% rate of Saturday. A higher proportion of positive tests is typical to Sundays as fewer tests are carried…