Posts tagged as Trump

U.S. agenda in Baltics (Video)

By Kasparas Jankauskas on Wednesday, February 17, 2021

The Baltic States remain highly dependent on the US foreign policy. Therefore, the leadership of Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia anticipated the results of the presidential elections with impatience and trepidation. Obviously, Trump’s rhetoric was troubling for countries on NATO’s Eastern frontier. On the contrary, new elected Biden took over the presidency with more personal knowledge of foreign policy and a competent team. What Biden’s election means for the Baltics? Firstly,…

Trump survived second impeachment

Monday, February 15, 2021

Former U.S. President Donald Trump survived his record-setting second impeachment proceeding on Saturday, concluding the drama that his supporters sparked on January 6 after storming the U.S. Capitol – at least for now. While it may be seen as a win for Trump and his movement, the results of the second impeachment actually show a net loss for the conservative movement in America. Even before the results of this latest…

The main threat from COVID is not the disease

By Paul Craig Roberts on Monday, November 16, 2020

The Covid Deception was used in the US to justify fraud-ridden “vote by mail” in order to steal the election from President Trump.  Covid’s next use is to assault civil liberty. If the Democrats’ theft of the election stands, we are likely to get the national lockdown that Biden’s Covid adviser favors.  Little doubt that mandatory vaccination will be sold as the way to get released from lockdown. There have…

Donald Trump has lost Election 2020 (Video)

Monday, November 9, 2020

Donald Trump is an one of the most eccentric president of the United States. The 10 oddest things Donald Trump believes: 1. Wind power is bad because it kills birds. 2. He apparently hates dogs. 3. The F-35 stealth fighter is literally invisible. 4. Vaccines cause autism. 5. “Email is for wimps”. 6. Sleeping is bad. 7. Environmentally friendly lightbulbs cause cancer. 8. Exercise uses up your body’s finite energy.…

Lithuanians for Biden: Trump ‘worshipping Putin’ was the last straw

Wednesday, November 4, 2020

Lithuanian diaspora in the United States has been split along party lines. Several hundred of US Lithuanians favouring Joe Biden have founded a support organisation. This is one of two publications about the Lithuanian diaspora in the US during the country’s presidential election. Read the story about Lithuanians for Republicans  here  . Lithuanian Americans and Friends for Biden aim to “end the uncertainty, chaos and deception that is the Trump…

Lithuanians favour Biden over Trump in US election – survey

Tuesday, November 3, 2020

More Lithuanians would prefer Joe Biden over Donald Trump as the next US president, an opinion poll has found, although half do not have a favourite in the US presidential race. The survey by Vilmorus, commissioned by BNS, asked 1,001 people which of the two presidential candidates would be better for Lithuania. About a third, 32.5 percent, said Biden would be a better US president for Lithuania, while 18.1 percent…

Questions for the European Dependencies

By Fred Reed on Friday, October 2, 2020

This admirable column gets a modest trickle of mail from European readers, for some reason chiefly in France and Italy but some from the Nordic realms. While these correspondents are intelligent and thoughtful, and sometimes translate my maunderings into their languages, they do not give a comprehensive view of what Europe thinks of the United States—the populations, I mean, not the politicians, who think what will profit them, but actual…

US billionaire and Clinton campaign donor arrested in Lithuania

Monday, September 21, 2020

US billionaire Ahmad ‘Andy’ Khawaja was arrested by Lithuanian law-enforcement officials in Vilnius on September 3, 15min.lt reported on Monday. US officials accuse Khawaja, who holds Lebanese and American passports, of illegally transferring 3.5 billion euros to Hillary Clinton’s 2016 presidential campaign, but the man says he is being persecuted because he has compromising information about President Donald Trump. The businessman is married to a Lithuanian woman and has an…

Baltic countries are begging troops from Washington

By Lukas Ramonas on Tuesday, July 14, 2020

“Washington intends to relocate 9,500 U.S. troops from Germany to two different countries by the end of September” said U.S. President Donald Trump in his interview with the Washington Post last week. Poland is already in line to receive some of these troops. The second one will be a country that fulfills obligations to finance defense forces in the amount of GDP 2%. Now, Latvia wants to become this country.…

Polish president will speak for Lithuania during meeting with Trump, minister says

Tuesday, June 23, 2020

Polish President Andrzej Duda will speak for Lithuania, too, when he meets US President Donald Trump, according to the Lithuanian foreign minister. Duda, who is meeting Trump in Washington on Wednesday, spoke with Lithuania’s President Gitanas Nausėda before his departure to the US and “we were assured that President Duda will represent our interests as well” Minister Linas Linkevičius told reporters on Tuesday. “We have stressed numerous times that the…