Posts tagged as speakers

Speakers of Baltic parliaments meet in Latvia

Thursday, July 8, 2021

The speakers of all three Baltic national parliaments are attending a meeting in Latvia July 8 and 9, where issues relating to the economy, security and environment of the region will be discussed. The surge in illegal immigration from Belarus to Lithuania will also be spoken about. Speaker of the Saeima of Latvia Ināra Mūrniece will host Speaker of the Seimas of Lithuania Viktorija Čmilytė-Nielsen and President of the Riigikogu of Estonia Jüri Ratas in Rīga. In the evening,…

Lithuanian, Polish parlt speakers mull their reaction to Russia’s PACE return

Monday, July 1, 2019

The speakers of the Lithuanian and Polish parliament on Saturday night discussed ways for the region’s countries to react to the decision to return Russia to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE). “We talked with the Senate speaker that we should consider this issue and maybe such an initiative could arise in Warsaw for us to bring together all countries that agree with the fact that Ukraine…

Latvian, Estonian parliamentary speakers to visit Vilnius

Thursday, October 25, 2018

The speakers will take part in the 37th Session of the Baltic Assembly and the 24th Baltic Council in the Lithuanian capital on Thursday and Friday, the Seimas said. Nestor and Murniece will join their Lithuanian counterpart, Viktoras Pranckietis, for the 2018 Baltic Assembly Prizes and Medals Award Ceremony at Vilnius University Saint Johns’ Church in Vilnius on Thursday evening. On Friday, the parliamentary speakers will open the 37th Session…