Latvia gains a government

2019 International Year of Indigenous Languages

January 21: Martin Luther King Day

1919 January 22: Day of Unity of Ukraine

1759 January 25: Burns Night, Scotland

1950 January 26: Republic Day in India

January 27: International Holocaust Remembrance Day

1920 February 2: Treaty of Tartu finalises Estonian War of Independence

1997 February 5: Gulja massacre, East Turkistan/Xinjiang

1917 February 6: Sami National Day

Trump calls for enhanced missile defenses, stressing evolving threats from China, Russia, North Korea and Iran

Canada and Norway lock horns over who’s got the world’s biggest moose

Russian senator says U.S. warship in Black Sea should keep its distance

EU sanctions four Russians accused in Skripal poisoning

Trust in Russia’s Putin falls to 13-year low: state pollster

New European markets emerging for SE Asian destinations

Lithuania LNG port aims to be Baltic hub, double flows

Georgian PM: ‘one may say without exaggeration that Lithuania is one of Georgia’s closest friends’

Polish and Lithuanian territorial armies agree to co-operate

Strengthening EU resilience to disinformation will remain Lithuania’s priority

How the Irish Won Their Freedom

Ukraine Emerges from Isolation

Samoa MP wants Chinese flags removed from building sites

Iran Not Invited, Russia Snubs Mideast Conference In Warsaw

International Support Urged For Ukraine in Face of Russian Aggression

100 years ago, west and east Ukraine united in short-lived independence amid invasion from all sides

‘A Category Of Citizens’: Officials Shrug Off Belarusian Minister’s LGBT Slur

Latvia to maintain troop presence in Afghanistan and Iraq

Lithuania planning large data centre in Kruonis industrial park

How Estonia blazed a trail in science

Solar installations see an unprecedented boom in Estonia

Taiwan preps China blacklist banning Huawei and ZTE

No Compulsory Third Party Liability Insurance Required for E-Bikes

Poland stuns Brussels with proposal to put time limit on Irish backstop

‘We Are All Irish,’ Belgium Says as It Asserts Unity Amid Brexit Chaos

Liechtenstein’s 300th anniversary: Big bash in a small country

If Croatia joins the Eurozone, it would give Russia its greatest weapon in Europe

Denmark to tighten rules for bank bosses as Danske Bank hits image

Black January in Baku – the time and place the Soviet Union died

Vietnam jails man for 14 years for attempting to overthrow state

Eyes on Lithuania after it strikes as solid gateway to Europe’s single market for global blockchain industry

First EU citizens using ePrescriptions in other EU country

Brexit awakens old fears in Northern Ireland

EU clean energy transition receives an €800 million boost

€323 million grant is awarded to the Baltic electricity synchronisation

EU approves EUR 323 million for 1st stage of Baltic power grids’ synchronization

€44m for Inčukalns gas storage facility in Latvia

Jonas Mekas, ‘godfather of American avant-garde cinema’, dies at 96

Belgian troops join the UK-led battle group in Tapa, Estonia

Watch The British Army Jump Into Icy Water In Sub-Zero Conditions

Estonians embezzled millions from Finland

Latvia gets a new government led by Krišjānis Kariņš

Latvia gets 5-party govt nearly 4 months after election

Latvia’s foreign policy will remain strongly on Western geo-political course – Karins

New U.S. intelligence strategy warns that Russia and China are seizing on global turmoil

Ukraine, Putin, NATO: Journalists name reasons that could push Russia to grab Belarus

Key Demand of the Communist Party: Czech lower house approves tax on church compensation payments

Luxembourg gains 80 financial services firms in run up to Brexit

Ukraine Sentences Ex-President Yanukovych In Absentia To 13 Years In Prison

NATO Fears That This Town Will Be the Epicenter of Conflict With Russia

Andres Kasekamp: Why Narva is not next

German Navy returns to treating the Baltic Sea as a potential theater of war

More Lithuanians discover ecoleisure pleasures

Latvia showcases digital resilience

Lithuanian church removes stairs made from Jewish headstones

Lithuania considers keeping troubled parents with fostered children

US and Russia Regard Each Other Warily in the Baltic and Black Seas

Sweden: Russian military planes briefly violated airspace

Russian ‘order of battle’ report suggests an elaborate strategy, not just brute force

2019: Where to Expect Russian Moves

China’s lonely rise: After decades of heady growth, Beijing is suddenly facing resistance at home and abroad

Liechtenstein moves to create legal certainty around blockchain

People have to stop belittling Latvia as small country that cannot influence international processes – Maris Kucinskis

Lithuanian president on all-men cabinet: situation worsening but quotas won’t help

Owner of Latvian LETA fined over 2015 acquisition deal

Lithuania steps up anti-money-laundering effort after Baltic scandals

Lithuanian president, CERN director agree on incubators in Vilnius, Kaunas

Taavi Toom: It’s a good idea to host NATO summit in Estonia

Hungary working to modify funding for Russian-built nuclear plant

Lithuanian president warns about weakening international attention to Ukraine

Lithuania welcomes deal on Macedonia’s name change

Estonia welcomes Greek endorsement of Macedonia name change

Karins awaits report from new regional development minister on proposal to dismiss Riga City Council

Representatives of countries participating in World Cleanup Day to convene in Estonia

Latvia and Czech Republic agree there are many issues to tackle together in EU

Constitution of Republic of Užupis translated into Gaelic

Estonian PM in Davos, discusses tech cooperation with African nations

Tallinn sees 5 criminal investigations into domestic violence per day

How come a Russian military pundit is obsessed with the president of Lithuania?

Almost every fourth school in Ukraine introduces principles of inclusive education

Norwegians build Ukraine’s biggest wind farm for $400 million

Russia ordered to comply with the Geneva Convention on Prisoners of War in treatment of 24 imprisoned Ukrainians

Ukraine says it sees surge in cyber attacks targeting election

Ukraine’s Slow but Steady Strangulation Is Taking Place in Plain Sight

Activist Group Publishes ‘Hacked E-Mails’ From Russia

Pompeo: ‘It’s time’ for nations to pick sides in Venezuela

Cultural, social workers to get 15 pct pay rise next year, Lithuanian official says

Rinkevics describes Latvia’s bilateral relations with several European countries as good

Estonia’s Kelly Sildaru wins third slopestyle gold in Winter X Games

Russian corvette Stoikiy to conduct missile firing exercise in Baltic Sea