January 13 to The Baricades

Jüri Ratas resigns as Estonia’s prime minister following loan scandal
EU ‘owes Lithuania’s freedom defenders’, says von der Leyen
Independence generation. Remembering childhood days at the barricades
Occupied but not silenced. January 13, 1991: the night when Soviets stormed LRT
5 European countries with better stock options than the US
Nearly 15,000 have voluntarily banned themselves from gambling in Latvia
Rīga Latvian language courses fill up fast
Ratas: Center, EKRE, Isamaa coalition is over
Climate activist Thunberg to appear on Swedish postal stamp
Italy puts over 320 on trial for ’ndrangheta mob ties
China-EU Investment Deal Sparks Backlash Over Rights Concerns
British Lawmakers Demand ‘Coherent’ Policy Toolkit to Counter China
The ‘Last Free Mayor In Putin’s Russia’ Steps Down. The Question Is Why.
Lithuania asks NATO for help shielding its judges from Russian persecution
Latvia, China discuss political matters
Estonian businessman to take charge of Rail Baltica supervisory board
Tartu’s new City Writer is Juhan Voolaid
Rovaniemi to host Finland’s first winter World Rally Championship
Lithuania records highest death rate from Covid-19 in EU
Court of Justice of the European Union gives opinion in first Irish language case
European Court of Human Rights accepts Ukraine case against Russia
Canada’s Trudeau urges unified front against China detentions
Latvia develops diaspora policy plan
Center, Reform coalition most popular in Estonia currently
Vilnius University gives public access to thousands of rare images
Finnish roadmap to emission-free vehicles by 2045
More stress – less sex in Latvia, study finds
Pfizer halves vaccine shipments to Lithuania
Births down, deaths up in Estonia
European Parliament LGBTI group critical of Latvian Saeima move to define ‘family’
Sixteen political prisoners from Crimea sentenced to up to 19 years in 2020
Germany Signs Off On Nord Stream 2 Construction In Its Waters
Dutch gov’t collapses under weight of childcare repayment scandal
As China cracks down on dissent 1st foreigner arrested under Hong Kong’s national security law
India’s friction with U.S. rises over planned purchase of Russian S-400 defence systems
What does the European Commission’s LGBTIQ Equality Strategy mean for CEE?
US Justice Department Pushes Ahead With Counter China Plan
Setting up a back-up Lithuania. Reimagining future past with Nova Lituania
How foreign media reported on the Barricades in Latvia
The girl who passed around tea on the Barricades in 1991
Drug driving reaches record level in Finland
Reform-Center coalition would rebuild defense, security, eastern border
Moscow Court Jails Member Of Navalny’s Anti-Corruption Foundation On Extremism Charges
Belarus Nuclear Plant Taken Offline After ‘Protection System Activated’
China strips license of lawyer for Hong Kong activist
India starts world’s largest COVID-19 vaccination drive
‘Olukorrast riigis’ considers Center biggest winner of Estonian government crisis
Kremlin Critic Navalny Detained After Arrival In Moscow
Estonia’s population increased in 2020 but births continued to fall
Latvia plans to purchase a military field hospital
Eighteen medics lost lives to Covid-19 in Lithuania
Latvian diaspora amateur theaters unite
Kersti Kaljulaid to open Baltic Geopolitics programme at Cambridge University
Estonia to pay doctoral students average wage
Six new shipwrecks found on Estonian seabed in 2020
Lithuania starts drafting defence plan involving society in resistance
Lukashenka’s Regime Deprived of the Right to Host the Ice Hockey World Championship
Estonian rail transport firm aims to carry steel, timber across Finland
U.S. To Sanction Russian Vessel Building Nord Stream 2 Gas Pipeline In Baltic Sea
How the Soviets stole Ukrainian Christmas
Reform wants more funding for Estonian in kindergartens
Latvia’s tertiary education: high goals, low funds
Latvia’s capital market at a standstill for 20 years
Rīga Mayor sacks department head over alleged bogus employment practices
“Marshall Plan” for Belarus
Kaljulaid through to second round of OECD leadership election
Estonia’s first year on the United Nations Security Council
Homicides in Finland up by a quarter in 2020
Historians to look for remains of another Lithuanian partisan leader following tip on TV
Lithuania Disconnected Two Power Lines to Belarus
Lithuania blacklists Russian pop star Philipp Kirkorov
Trump in final parting shot hits Venezuela with sanctions
Welsh Government formally starts legal action against UK Government for ‘power grab’
Thai court gives record 43-year sentence for insulting king
Serbia Becomes First European Country to Use Chinese COVID Vaccine for Mass Rollout
European Human Rights Court Fines Romania For Transgender Rights Violations
Biden intelligence pick favors ‘aggressive’ stance on China threat