Nord Stream 2 Won’t Reduce Gas Prices

2019 International Year of Indigenous Languages

1950 May 9: Europe Day

1944 May 16: Day of Sinti, Romani and Roma resistance

1814 May 17: Norwegian National/Constitution Day

1995 May 17: Panchen Lama’s abduction in Tibet

1944 May 18: Day of Remembrance for the victims of the Crimean Tatar genocide

1864 May 21: Circassian Genocide Memorial Day

2006 May 21: Montenegro Independence Day

1918 May 26: Georgia Independence Day

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Estonian Foreign Minister: [We] will never recognise occupation of Akhazia, South Ossetia

Dark tourism focuses on ‘the very worst we have done’

The landscape painters who invented Norway

Sweden is going cashless

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Latvian brigade commander: Spring Storm enabling to practice tactical cooperation

Inside Revolut and why the booming finance firm is facing a tide of criticism

New rotation of Lithuanian military instructors to arrive in Ukraine

A national hero in Scotland… and Lithuania: Vilnius hails Celtic legend Billy McNeill’s family roots in Eastern Europe

Bankruptcies Double as Denmark Targets Fraudulent Enterprises

UN report: Humans accelerating extinction of other species

Woman arrested in Poland over posters of Virgin Mary with rainbow halo

Iceland’s Eurovision act: Israel is apartheid

Ukrainian political prisoner beaten by prison staff in Russia for Maidan

Facebook admits foreign ‘bad actors’ are circumventing political ad controls

Facebook removes more pages tied to Russian operators

Facebook: Removing More Coordinated Inauthentic Behavior From Russia

Study: the Baltics could stop Russia with a guerrilla army

Cyberwar: lessons from the Estonian experience

Estonian grassroots movement Kõigi Eesti: freedoms might already be at risk

Latvia offers Canada help in ‘likely’ election interference

EU Promises To Double U.S. LNG Imports Within 5 Years

Novatek May Be Carving Out a Bigger Role in Russian Energy Diplomacy

Monument to Lithuanian partisan leader Adolfas Ramanauskas-Vanagas unveiled in Chicago

Lithuania to continue to boycott May 9 Victory Day events in Russia

Lithuanian Food: Traditional Cold Pink Beetroot Soup ‘Saltibarsciai’

Denmark’s prime minister calls election for June 5

Arctic Council fails to agree on declaration as US holds out on climate change

CBS Censors “The Good Fight” for a Musical Short About China

Finland-Estonia Balticconnector gas flows estimate set -Elering

Two Fine Dining Chefs Trade Dinner for Latvian Brunch

Swedish court begins to hear Lithuania’s action to annul arbitral award in Gazprom dispute

Former Botswana President in Direct Challenge to China Calls for Support to Tibet

Austria Moves to Tighten Rules on Investment in Critical Assets

In Sweden you can roam anywhere you like, without the landowner’s permission

Krona’s Plunge Shows How 2008 Crisis Is Only Just Hitting Sweden

Ten former Danske Bank managers charged over Estonia case: Berlingske

Thousands of people in Finland to receive genetic health predictions

Most EU countries cut CO2 emissions last year

The biggest emission of CO2 among EU member states observed in Latvia last year

Economic growth seen slowing in EBRD regions in 2019

European Commission keeps Latvia’s economic growth forecast at 3.1% this year

The claim on Russian state TV that NATO doubles defense spending is baseless

Brit tanks join 9,000 Nato troops in dramatic show of force to ward off Putin in Estonia

Naval Missile Unit Deployed to Estonia

Allan Cameron: Estonians are great linguists

Return migration as a solution to availability of labour force in Latvia

Lithuania voices protest to Russia over its claims about partisan leader

Lithuania in row with Russia and Jewish centre over heritage of antisoviet resistance leader

Two Russian Agents Sentenced for Montenegrin Coup Plot

Vietnam’s Changing Ties with Sweden a Sign of Times

Vietnam To Receive Clean Energy Development Assistance From Sweden

EU urges China to ‘change the situation’ in Xinjiang where ‘up to one million Uighurs are detained’ in internment camps

Jailed Uyghur Scholar Ilham Tohti Receives Freedom House’s ‘Freedom Award’

Euro is new bogeyman for Poland’s ruling party

Between Hacks and Hostilities: Are the US government and private sector ready for persistent engagement?

Norway’s central bank breaks from pack with rate-rise plans

On Europe Day 21 EU presidents invite citizens to vote in EP elections

Ancient DNA suggests that some Northern Europeans got their languages from Siberia

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Estonia: Narva doubles budget of European Capital of Culture bid

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Population figure in Estonia increased by more births and smaller emigration

Coalition officially nominates Levits for Latvia’s president

Latvia to publish additional KGB filing system and other documents

eID cards to become compulsory for all residents in Latvia soon

Dublin to host four-day Latvian cultural festival

ECB’s Vasiliauskas Faces Calls to Quit From Lithuanian Lawmakers

Lithuania’s middle class want 60 pct higher income, survey founds

Lithuanian Banks refuse to Finance Construction Projects Outside Vilnius and Kaunas

Denmark is the least feminist nation in the world, global survey finds

Poland’s president to meet Trump at White House in June

Putin portrays his expansionist vision as the counterweight to neo-Nazism

World’s first open-sea beluga sanctuary to open in Iceland

The largest Spring Storm military exercise is on the way in Estonia

Exercise Spring Storm: 1,000 British Personnel In Estonian Towns

No, Not All Nationalists Are ‘Inspired By Trump’

Arvi Parbo Rose From an Estonian Dairy Farm to Top Posts in Australian Mining

President of Georgia to visit Estonia next week

Latvia-US agree on priorities in defense cooperation

Zanda Kalniņa-Lukaševica welcomes the participants of the 17th Baltic Sea Region NGO Network Forum

Dagmāra Skudra, new Eurojust National Member for Latvia

Latvian Saeima becomes first foreign parliament to recognize genocide of the Crimean Tatars

Latvia’s presidential vote to take place May 29

Outdoor Toilets Show Inequality Is Rife in Lithuania

Forging a digital Lithuania

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The 9 Absolute Best National Pavilions at the Venice Biennale

Accident claims life of two Albanian soldiers in Latvia

Venice Biennale’s Top Prize Goes to Lithuania

Galeotti: Putin’s regime paradoxically strong, brittle, drifting towards its end

Nord Stream 2 Will Not Reduce Natural Gas Prices in Europe

President: Freedom of speech not shrunk in Estonia in past few months

Australian male model, 26, who is often mistaken for Brad Pitt insists his success has nothing to do with his incredible likeness to the Hollywood actor

Kristaps Porzingis Left with a Bloody Face, Torn Shirt … After Fight in Latvia

Far from Brussels, Latvians are European at heart

EU rich-poor divide widens but still a worldwide low

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Russian proxy republics ‘officially’ seize Ukrainians’ homes in Donbas

Ukraine will not recognize Russian citizenship illegally offered to Ukrainians in Donbas

Ex-commander of Joint Forces: About 75,000 Russian soldiers stationed in Crimea and Donbas

Russian trolls blamed Ukraine for MH17 in 65,000 tweets after disaster

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Lithuania: Šimonytė narrowly beats Nausėda as the two head for runoff in presidential elections