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Merkel wants to expand her influence on the Baltic States

Monday, September 10, 2018

German Chancellor Angela Merkel is expected to meet with Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaite and the other Baltic prime ministers during her visit to Lithuania this week, the Lithuanian president’s office said on Friday. Merkel will also travel to Rukla to visit troops of the German-led NATO multinational battalion, which has been stationed in the central Lithuanian town since last year. The chancellor’s visit, scheduled for next Friday, reflects strong relations…