Posts tagged as statement

Presidents of Lithuania, Czechia, Estonia, Latvia, Poland, Romania, and Slovakia made a statement

Thursday, December 24, 2020

We, the Presidents of Lithuania, Czechia, Estonia, Latvia, Poland, Romania, and Slovakia, congratulate Maia Sandu on her inauguration as President of the Republic of Moldova. Maia Sandu has been given a strong mandate from the citizens of the Republic of Moldova who expect changes, a more ambitious reform agenda, democracy, and closer ties with the EU. In this respect, we express our full support to Maia Sandu and her efforts…

Iran denies Trump claim that US destroyed Iranian drone

Saturday, July 20, 2019

Iran said Friday it can provide images that disprove President Donald Trump’s statement that a U.S. warship destroyed an Iranian drone near the Persian Gulf after it threatened the ship. The incident marked a new escalation of tensions between the countries, less than a month after Iran downed an American drone in the same waterway and Trump came close to retaliating with a military strike. The Iranian military said all…

Joint statement by the Lithuanian and Polish Presidents on the anniversary of the Lublin Union

Tuesday, July 2, 2019

President Dalia Grybauskaitė and President Andrzej Duda of Poland issued a joint statement to celebrate the 450th anniversary of the Union of Lublin. The Presidents commended the foresightedness of the predecessors to create the Commonwealth of Two Nations based on equal partnership and joint responsibility which was an inspiration for the whole Europe to integrate and build closer cooperation between states as the best answer to respond to internal and…

Delegates of Baltic states leave PACE session in protest

Thursday, June 27, 2019

In protest against restoration of voting rights for Russian delegation, delegations of the Baltic states and four other countries cut short their participation in the summer session of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) and return home to consult on further actions with their governments and parliaments. Delegations of Latvia, Lithuania, Estonia, Ukraine, Georgia, Poland and Slovakia said in their statement: “The unconditional restoration of the Russian…

Joint Statement on the EU commitment to the Western Balkans’ European integration

Thursday, June 13, 2019

We, the Foreign Ministers of the Czech Republic, the Republic of Estonia, the Republic of Latvia, the Republic of Lithuania, Hungary, the Republic of Bulgaria, the Italian Republic, the Republic of Malta, the Republic of Austria, the Republic of Croatia, the Republic of Slovenia, the Republic of Poland and the Slovak Republic reiterate our continued support for the Western Balkans on their European path. The EU enlargement process has a…

Pakistan Disputes US State Department’s Statement on Pompeo-Khan Conversation

Saturday, August 25, 2018

While the US State Department claimed that Secretary of State Mike Pompeo asked Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan to take decisive action against terrorists operating in Pakistan, Pakistan has denied that terrorism was discussed in a recent telephone conversation between the two leaders. New Delhi: Pakistan has rejected as “factually incorrect” a statement issued by the US State Department concerning a telephone conversation between Prime Minister Imran Khan and US…

USS Carney Guided-Missile Destroyer Enters Black Sea

Monday, August 13, 2018

The United States’ guided-missile destroyer USS Carney has entered the Black Sea for maritime security operations, the US Navy’s Sixth Fleet said in a statement. “The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Carney (DDG 64) entered the Black Sea, Aug. 12, in order to conduct maritime security operations and enhance capability and interoperability with allies and partners in the region. The ship’s operations in the Black Sea are meant to enhance maritime security and stability, and combined…

Poland, Lithuania, Latvia, Ukraine appeal to Russia over Georgia

Wednesday, August 8, 2018

Poland, Lithuania, Latvia and Ukraine on Tuesday called on Russia to “reverse its illegal recognition of the so-called independence” of the Georgian regions of Abkhazia and South Ossetia. August 2008 saw a five-day war between Russia and Georgia. Several hundred people lost their lives as the result of the hostilities. On August 12, 2008, an EU-mediated six-point ceasefire agreement was signed by Georgia and Russia. Georgian regions of Abkhazia and…

NATO’s misfired weaponry or airstrikes on the Baltic countries

By Jonas Dringelis on Wednesday, August 8, 2018

The Spanish Eurofighter Typhoon 2000 launched an AMRAAM-type air-to-air missile over Estonian territory Tuesday afternoon. All the Estonians are very shocked. The incident occurred on Aug. 7, 2018 at around 3:44 PM local time in the Pangodi area of Estonia’s Tartu County, which is situated less than 50 miles west to the country’s border with Russia. The rocket is being searched by helicopters. The Estonian army has started a large-scale…

State Audit: prime minister’s statement about the institution was ill-advised

Friday, May 11, 2018

Latvia’s State Audit is confused over the statement given to the media by Prime Minister Māris Kučinskis about the conclusions made by this institution in the report regarding lasting inaction in the management of real estate properties owned by country’s interior affairs sector, as well as the double standards in behaviour of state officials. «The role of the supreme audit institution in a democratic country is being a pillar of…