Posts tagged as Nordic countries

Baltic and Nordic countries urge Brussels for action on Pfizer vaccine delays

Saturday, January 16, 2021

On Friday, Lithuania and other Baltic and Nordic countries called on the European Commission to demand an explanation from BioNTech and Pfizer over coronavirus vaccine delivery delays. “We request you to urgently engage with BioNTech-Pfizer to demand a public explanation of the situation and to stress the need to ensure stability and transparency of timely deliveries,” the six countries said in a letter seen by BNS. “National governments cannot plan…

“Total defense” alert from Sweden

Tuesday, May 29, 2018

So-called “total defense” concept becomes dominating in countries around the Baltic Sea region. For example, German federal defense ministry recently raised doubts on country’s readiness in a military conflict. These days, Swedish government wanted to prepare citizens for a possible crisis or even a war. Sounds of alert are heard in states around Baltics… About 5 million Swedish house-owners received in their post-boxes (in the morning of May 28, 2018)…