Posts tagged as leaving

Some NATO Troops Begin Leaving Iraq

Wednesday, January 8, 2020

The alliance, which has been training Iraqi soldiers battling the Islamic State, said that it would begin removing some troops after the United States killed the Iranian general Qassim Suleimani. NATO is removing some of the trainers who have been working with Iraqi soldiers battling the Islamic State, in the aftermath of the American killing of Maj. Gen. Qassim Suleimani of Iran in Baghdad. The NATO secretary general, Jens Stoltenberg, announced on…

JKP leaving government meeting is ”yellow card” to Karins government

Wednesday, July 17, 2019

The head of the New Conservative Party’s (JKP) Saeima group Juta Strike told LETA that the way Normunds Mezviets was re-appointed the head of the State Security Service by the government yesterday was reminiscent of ”the old political style”, and that the walk-out by JKP ministers from the government meeting is a ”yellow card” to the current government. Strike said that JKP plans to discuss with Prime Minister Krisjanis Karins…

Estonia would back US leaving Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty

Friday, June 28, 2019

Minister of Defence Jüri Luik (Isamaa) has confirmed that the allies in NATO will back the United States’ leaving the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty should Russia not change its course before Aug. 2. The United States find that Russia has violated the INF treaty by introducing an updated version of its RK-55 missile, given the NATO reporting name SSC-8. This missile, according to NATO, violates range restrictions set out…

Finance commission: some banks consider leaving Latvia in favour of other countries

Tuesday, April 9, 2019

Among the banks that service foreign clients there are some that are considering leaving Latvia in favour of establishing a foothold in another country, says Finance Capital and Market Commission chairman Pēters Putniņš. He did not say exactly how many such banks there are in Latvia. When asked if business models of banks servicing foreign clients have been creative so far, Putniņš said no. «I would like to say no,…