Prepared Deterred

June 9
EP election in Lithuania: Conservatives, Social Democrats in the lead
Lithuania’s footprint and the unseen side of Iraq – in pictures (II)
500 Years of Latvian Books: The Hartknochs, father-and-son Enlightenment publishers
Estonia short on blood donors
Growth of private school sector in Lithuania points at increasing inequality
Estonian accommodation sector’s summer season outlook not so sunny
Estonia’s voter turnout 37.7% for EP election

June 10
Latvia’s European election results published at last
ICES advice for Baltic fisheries highlights environmental concerns
Isamaa wins Estonia’s European Parliament elections
Lithuania: Environmentalists remind us about the damage caused by invasive plants
Latvia’s EP voter turnout sits in middle of Baltic figures
Lithuania seeks to attract more police recruits with €10,000 payouts
Ijabs: Latvian MEPs should coordinate more amongst themselves
Lithuania’s Conservatives come out on top in EU vote
Politicians question Latvian election body’s transparency
Lithuania to Donate $11 Million for Rehab Programs in Ukraine
Latvia boosts EPP, ECR as results come in from Saturday’s vote
Isamaa head: Estonian politics are European politics
Latvia joins new initiative to support Ukrainei
Estonia’s Kallas won’t call for snap elections despite opposition victory
Dombrovskis gets most “thumbs up” from voters in EP elections in Latvia
Telia Bolsters Green Energy Efforts with Solar Panels at 43 Mobile Sites in Estonia
KNAB: Campaigning rules respected on election day in Latvia
The first corner 3D advertisement was installed in Vilnius
Latvia: Baiba Braže on Swedish trip
Kaja Kallas: Election result will change neither the Riigikogu nor government in Estonia
Lithuania to send six new MEPs to Brussels
Official European Parliament election results in Latvia
Relationship drama Slow triumphs at Lithuania’s national film awards
Latvia: Ten unstamped election envelopes deemed accident
Statistics: Estonia’s foreign trade in goods increases on year
Latvian central bank’s revised forecasts show slow growth
Wealthy tourists looking for custom experiences in Estonia
France calls on Poland to join military training for Ukrainian troops
Preventable poisonings in young children on rise in Estonia
Ukraine Verkhovna Rada Deputy Speaker Olena Kondratiuk met with the Latvian delegation headed by Minister of Health Hosams Abu Meri
Ukraine: Lithuanian Conservation Centre to help restore 100 paintings by Prymachenko
A busy period as German, Spanish and Italian Air Force fighters scramble under NATO Air Policing Mission
Most Lithuanians want government to do more to ensure affordable housing – survey
Latvian Railways management changes
Ansip: Kaja Kallas will go to Europe and Estonia will get a new prime minister
Annual inflation in Latvia down to 0.1%
Football: Estonia hit four against Faroes to reach Baltic Cup final
Lithuania implemented a ban on the import of agricultural products from Russia and Belarus
Restorative justice becoming more common in Estonia’s legal system
Security Service sees no issues with EP elections in Latvia
Will Lithuania contribute to far-right wave in EP?
Exhibition of Estonia’s most beautiful books opens in Norway
Lithuania’s Ministry of Agriculture confirms support for Moldova’s European integration aspirations
Estonia: Elron cancels free travel for Ukrainian refugees from July
Latvia: New estimate says Rail Baltica will cost 15.3 billion euros
Lithuania: MEP Tomaszewski is willing to improve relations with Belarus
Competition within banking sector has intensified, comments Bank of Latvia governor
EP results are no indicator for Lithuania’s general election – analysts
Historian Jaak Juske: Over 50 ghost stories told about Tallinn’s Old Town
Radoslav Sikorski: If Ukraine falls, Poland and the Baltic States will face the threat of a Russian attack
Lithuania: Conservative party secures 3 seats in European Parliament
Estonia: €750 million unspent in 2023 budget
Vilnius University takes a crack at teaching students with AI
Harm reduction specialists monitoring events in Tallinn this summer
Lithuanian Airports are looking for a duty-free shop operator
Work starts on Rail Baltica’s Estonian terminus
Disciplinary proceedings against head of Latvian State Chancellery to continue
Badminton: Nurshuhaini wins Lithuanian International title
A guide to Tartu, a European Capital of Culture 2024
Finland urges EMSA action amid heightened Baltic Sea oil spill risks
Belarusian post-punk band Molchat Doma announce November show in Tallinn
Citing Russia’s shadow fleet, Finland calls for greater oil spill response resources in the Baltic
NATO Special Operations Forces Secure the Baltic

June 11
A project in Vilnius initiated by the world-renowned French street artist JR
Polling station accessibility issue raised in Latvia
Russia, Belarus run second stage of tactical nuclear weapons drills in response to ‘Western provocation’
‘Bucharest 9’ summit taking place in Rīga
Estonia to Focus on Weapons, Ammo Procurement for Next Four Years
Latvian PM Siliņa says Rail Baltica project has been too secretive
New district expected to boost image of southern Vilnius
Latvia: Transport Ministry considers Rail Baltica’s quadrupled costs adequate
Magazine: Estonian PM Kallas the top candidate for EU’s foreign policy chief
500 Years of Latvian Books: Banished poet Juris Natanaēls Ramanis
Estonia: Supplementary budget passes first Riigikogu reading
Latvian President: EP’s priorities will remain unchanged
Gallery: Sting performs in Tartu
Irish witch Bambie Thug will perform in Vilnius
NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg gets Latvia’s highest award
The list of the 500 largest Lithuanian companies has been published
Peony wonders abloom at Latvian Nature museum
Kaunas to erect monument for former president Brazauskas
Gallery: Siberian tigers Pootsman and Danuta arrive in Tallinn
Latvian theater director Zane Kreicberga dies
Major Tallinn construction works prove to be millions more expensive
UK ambassador in Latvia visits Daugavpils
Rheinmetall signs MoU for new factory in Lithuania
Latvia on board with new Ukraine Communications Group
High-Speed Rail Line Sees Costs Double
Conference to mark Yoga Day on June 21 in Latvia
Statistics: Growth slowed in Estonia’s first quarter services foreign trade
Financial services still a relatively small sector in Latvia
Estonia: Riigikogu adopts statement on crisis of democracy in Georgia
The burial place of the first Egyptologist in Lithuania has been found
Tartu basement converted into demo emergency shelter
NATO Secretary General in Riga: Latvia leads by example
Lithuania’s military spending may exceed 3% this year – FM
Green Genius locks debt to build 121-MW solar park in Latvia
Estonia: Marina Kaljurand MEP issues withering criticism of Isamaa’s campaign tactics
KNAB reports: Latvia shows excellence in anti-corruption policy and practice
How Estonia is becoming a hotbed for drone warfare
Baltic States cut ties with Russian energy grid in 2025
Estonia sending short-range air defense to Ukraine
Latvia’s foreign trade figures continue downward trend
Baltics to leave BRELL electricity grid at start of February 2025
Lithuanian customs officers seize firearms parts from Russian citizen
[Estonia] Expert: Ukraine’s pass to hit targets in Russia already affecting course of the war
[Latvia] Investigative journalism center asked to pay back third of grant
With e-mails issued in Lithuania prescription drugs will be available abroad: what do patients need to know?
Rail Baltica’s first stage to cost more than 15 billion euros
Three takeaways from Lithuania’s EP election
Latvian government to nominate Dombrovskis as European Commissioner
Rail Baltica’s first phase cost rises to €15.3bn
NATO Secretary General attends B9 Summit in Latvia
Belarus sentences Lithuanian woman to 6 years in prison for espionage
Estonia: Government tones down size and hydrogen ambition of new ferry
Acclaimed Latvian writer Alberts Bels passes away
The Baltic-Nordic Region: Well Prepared is Half Deterred
Trade talks take place in Rīga
Estonia: Street art festival welcomes spring with colorful new murals in Elva Municipality
Estonia: Eastern border monitoring tender includes Chinese technology
228 EU citizens vote in Lithuania’s EP election
Dombrovskis nominated by Latvian government for third Commission term
Speakers of Poland and the Baltic states supported Ukraine’s right to self – defense, which provides for strikes on the territory of the Russian Federation- Stefanchuk
Rīga B9 summit releases ‘Chairs’ Statement’
Estonia: New installation spotlights Räpina’s centuries-long history of papermaking
Baltic States to Disconnect From Russian Electric Grid in Early 2025
[Estonia] Rait Kuuse: Transitioning to Estonian education to make society safer
[Estonia] Study: Noise from Nursipalu expansion excessive a few days a year
Lithuanian court adjourns in EP-elected Gražulis’ LGBT contempt case
[Estonia] Siiri Salupere: What to fear and what not to fear about nuclear energy
Nominee for Lithuania’s chief of defence supports universal conscription
Baltic, Polish parliamentary speakers call for more help for Ukraine
Estonia: Ministry may introduce fees for repeatedly taking state language exam
At NATO allies summit, Latvia touts coordinated Ukraine approach, without Hungary
Lithuanian telecom market expands 5 percent in Q1
NATO’s eastern flank countries gather in Riga ahead of crucial July summit
Estonia donating to Ukraine Mistral short-range air defense capabilities
Folklore Council award winners announced at Tallinn Old Town Days
[Estonia] Harri Tiido: On Russia’s nuclear threats
Baltic Sea Docs 2024 Announces Selected Projects
Baltic and Polish leaders pledge continued support for Ukraine
Dombrovskis, Kallas and Landsbergis tipped as Baltic states’ European commissioners
New report warns Baltic states would be likely target of Russian strike against NATO

June 12
1898 June 12: Day of Freedom in Philippines
Historic golds for Austria and Estonia at Roma 2024
Canada risks ‘diplomatic isolation’ if it fails to meet NATO spending target, business leaders warn
Ukrainian aid organization in Latvia asks for more donations
Lithuania Wants to Revoke Citizenship for Dual Citizens Supporting Aggressors
Latvian government plans to include Rīga in first stage of Rail Baltica
Prosperous Vilnius and “the rest of Lithuania”: how to reduce the gap and achieve a breakthrough in the regions
European Judo: Latvia to host veteran and kata European Championships 2025
Eurovision winner Salvadoras Sobralis will perform in Vilnius
Latvian PM: Latvia’s budget situation is not very positive
Lithuania: Lukiški Square will be bustling with Žolynų turgus (program)
Impressive Second for Karlis Reisulis at EMX250 Round Six in Latvia
Lithuanian passports for Russians: lax law leaves space for abuse – LRT Investigation
These Are The Happiest Places In The World For People Under 30
Estonia: Four leading EKRE members expelled in party’s ‘night of the long knives’
Uzbekistan delegation on a study visit to Latvia
[Estonia] Jaak Madison: My journey with EKRE drawing to an end
Lithuania: A fourth grader found a crocodile tooth in the park
Estonia: Johannes Erm takes European Championships decathlon gold
Research suggests shadow economy in Latvia has shrunk
Football: Estonia beats Lithuania 4:3 on penalties to win Baltic Cup
Latvia: Government report suggests improved medical test measures
Enefit Green production data – May 2024
Hometown Hero: Markus Varjun of Tallinn, Estonia
Vilnius says spying conviction for Lithuanian woman in Minsk ‘baseless’
Estonia: Rasmus Mägi just outside medals in European championships 400 meter hurdles
Lots of honey in Latvia this year, but prices are low
Politico forecasts Estonian PM Kaja Kallas as new EU high representative
Riga Philharmonic hall could be open by decade’s end
Tartu Song Festival offers descriptive and sign language interpretation
Basketball: Lithuania Rains Threes to Dominate Lebanon
Latvian Foreign Minister to visit Finland
Estonia: Start of Riigikogu’s summer recess put back one day
Baltic states to disconnect from Russian electric grid in early 2025
Estonian Biobank launches one-of-a-kind online gene donor portal
‘Distraught’ British couple boards wrong Ryanair flight, ends up in Kaunas
Where to put your empty Rīga balzams bottle?
Lithuania: Teltonika enhances communication capabilities globally with DIDWW VoIP solutions
Latvia: NATO members urged to adhere to pledged defense spending thresholds
Estonia: Arrowhead and other finds reveal site of crusader-era Lihula battle
Lithuanian minister faces tough questions over links with fintech co
Baltic audit offices: Rail Baltica looking at €19 billion deficit
Green Genius Secures €87 Million Financing for Latvia’s Largest Stand-Alone Solar Park
Estonia: Ants Laaneots leaves the Riigikogu
Rīga film festival invites industry submissions
Baltic auditors say Rail Baltica faces €19 billion cost overruns and delays
All you need to know for your first trip to Estonia
Confirmed: Eurovision winner Nemo will perform in Vilnius
Russia expands nuclear weapons drills to Nordic, Baltic borders
GoPro footage: MXGP of Latvia – Haarup, Gajser and Seewer
Lithuania mulls stripping dual nationals of citizenship for backing aggressors
[Estonia] Jüri Saar: Of the indivisibility of security in the age of hybrid wars
Four-fold cost increases and years of delays: Rail Baltica review makes grim reading
Choral symposium ‘Leading Voices’ comes to Estonia in 2025
Lithuania has elected its EU commissioner to EP. What happens next?
Estonia: Valga Glow to fill former USSR missile base with electronic music
This European country is about to get its first ever Michelin Guide
[Estonia] Janar Holm: Tangible railway needed instead of glossy images and false hope
Minister of Foreign Affairs of Latvia to pay a visit to Finland
Estonian-made combat robots in Ukraine now come with Starlink
Lithuanian government approves Rail Baltica plan from Kaunas to Polish border
Estonian coding school expands to Finland
Latvian government scrambles to find financing for Rail Baltica by autumn this year
[Estonia] Defense minister: Ukraine training mission shows Russia we will not give up
President dampens Lithuanian conservative leader’s hopes for EC post
Statistics: Pesticide sales in Estonia down for second year in a row
Uzbekistan and Latvia seal deal over Latvian ports-passed freightage growth
Estonia: Solo sailor dreams of crossing the Atlantic Ocean
We boarded Ryanair ‘flight to Barcelona’… but woke up 1,300 miles away in Lithuania
Estonia: Defense ministry’s top official to resign over government inaction
Lithuanian woman suffers severe face burns after boat explodes in Spain
In Estonia sales of pesticides down for the second year in a row
Landsbergis is Lithuania’s top candidate for EU commissioner – deputy parlt speaker
Estonia’s Avem Aero introduces An-12 freighter through Ukrainian agreement
I grew up in Lithuania, the happiest place in the world for people under 30. It really is Europe’s biggest hidden gem.
Telia Estonia adds 5G to all new B2C packages
Quarter of Latvian population remains at risk of poverty
Enigmatic US musician John Maus to perform Tallinn show in November
Latvian prosecutor general pays working visit to Azerbaijan
Estonian ferry operator to launch construction tender for hybrid vessel
Latvian army expects municipalities to help set up barricades and bury the dead in the event of a war
Greek island opens artist residency named after Estonian writer
International anti-corruption conference to be held summer 2024 in Lithuania
Estonia: Riigikogu approves car tax bill
The Baltic (R)evolution In Military Affairs – Analysis
Estonia: Fines and state fees to rise from 2025
Rail Baltica project is 10-19 billion euros short in Baltic States
Riigikogu supports use of nuclear energy in Estonia
Baltic States to disconnect from joint energy system with Russia and Belarus in 2025
Estonia parliament condemns Georgia foreign agent law, vows to block country’s EU accession
Lithuania’s social security minister resigns over links with fintech co
Europe’s still spending too little on defense to suit Estonia
Germany’s government proposes a new law to fast-track young men to join its depleted armed forces
Rytas Vilnius claim 7th Lithuanian League title, defeating Zalgiris Kaunas

June 13
‘Riga Waterfront’: A New Era Of Luxury Living And Economic Growth In Latvia
Estonian journalist on Kallas as potential High Representative: She is not naïve, but some factors speak against her
Nearly half of fence on Latvia-Russia border completed
Lidl invites you to watch the matches of the European Football Championship in four Lithuanian cities for free
Some parties fined for election campaigning breaches in Latvia
Lithuania Connects to Europe’s Rearmament Industry
Latvian Border Guard to get new patrol ship
Estonia’s Roadmap For Encryption In The Age Of Quantum Computing
Latvian national who keeps offending told to leave Isle of Man
Lithuanian chanterelles are gaining popularity in Europe and especially Germany
Prep work begins for Sēlija military base in Latvia
Lithuania: ‘No apocalypse’ in Latvia and Estonia after ratifying Istanbul Convention, experts say
De-forestation commences to clear way for Latvia’s new “Sēlija” military landfill
“Michelin” announces Lithuanian restaurants that will be included in the guide
Alar Karis: Rail Baltica significance has only grown in current security climate
Latvia plans agriculture risk fund
Lithuania sends Ukraine 14 M113 armored vehicles to “strengthen the demining capabilities”
First Latvian plain language storybook published
Lithuania: International Engraving Exhibition “From the Creation of the World to the Apocalypse”
Cargo Transport from Uzbekistan to EU Countries via Latvia
Poland Won’t Send Man Accused of Attacking Navalny Aide to Lithuania, Court Rules
Latvia: Baiba Braže on two day Finnish visit
New tick-borne disease reaches Estonia
Lithuania catches Russian with Latvian residency crossing border with gun parts
Estonia’s Avem Aero chartering a Ukrainian An-12
Latvia backs seizure of 300 billion euros of Russian central bank assets
Estonian population to shrink to 1.2 million by 2085
Latvia: Free electric car charging offered this weekend
Estonia: Donations portal manager repays another €45,000 in funds meant for Ukraine
Baiba Braže: Latvia and Finland share a common responsibility for security at the external borders of Europe
Eurovision winner Nemo to play Tallinn next April
Lithuanians drink less, data show
Liam Everts Action shots – MXGP Latvia
Lithuanian university agrees to transfer land for Rheinmetall ammunition plant
Estonia: 2024 Paralympic Games to be shown live on ERR and Delfi
Lithuanian president dismisses social security and labour minister
Estonia: New alcohol limit introduced for cyclists, light vehicle drivers
Gajser takes back red-plate after strong showing in Latvia
Estonia: Climate and finance ministers would seek Rail Baltica private co-funding
Nuclear Threat Initiative Experts Participate in Euro-Atlantic Dialogue in Riga
[Estonia] Raimond Kaljulaid: Macron’s Ukraine training deployment idea is a new step
UEFA: Latvia in Europe: 2024/25 Coefficient Preview
Estonia: Defense ministry secretary resigns over differences with politicians
Lithuanian lawmakers order banks to offer fixed-rate mortgages
Latvia: Lighting wholesaler fined for competition breaches
Lithuania extends ban on Russian, Belarusian media
Hotel sector in Latvia continues gradual recovery
[Estonia] Former minister: Reform already trying to find more money for defense
Lithuanian parliament adopts conscription reform
NATO to confront Russian ‘sabotage’ attempts — Stoltenberg
[Estonia] Reinsalu: PM should have known about Salm’s defense spending needs
Traffic restrictions in Rīga Saturday for Pride march
[Estonia] Hans Väre: Would I implant a chip in my brain?
International rankings show Latvian universities’ sustainability indexes continue falling
[Estonia] PM: Defense minister has not asked government for €1.6 billion
European-gauge rail line to lead to Lithuania’s Klaipėda
[Estonia] EDF head: Government members aware of national defense funding needs
Court orders Rīga City to restore exploded building
Estonia: 2024 Tartu Song and Dance Festival focuses on cherishing ones roots
500 Years of Latvian Books: ‘Teach Yourself’ publications are nothing new
Estonia: Pärnu’s Beach Library continues for a second summer
Four Lithuanian restaurants awarded first Michelin stars
Estonian and Latvian artists exhibit new works in Switzerland
Baltic Countries to Disconnect Electrical Systems From Unified System With Russia and Belarus on February 8, 2025
Estonia: Birgit Pählapuu awarded Silver Prize at Japanese Exhibition
Construction of high-speed railway line connecting the Baltic countries begins in Latvia
Lithuania’s First Michelin Guide Is Unveiled!
Baltic FMs call on G7 to use Russian frozen assets to rebuild Ukraine
Shambrook Wilson LLP and Lesbronn Oil and Gas“ Lithuania signs a EUR 104 million agreement for financing Lithuanian SMEs
Seasoned partners in the North and the East: Foreign Minister Baerbock travels to the Council of the Baltic Sea States near Helsinki
New summary of important measures to restore the Baltic Sea

June 14
1940 June 14: Soviets shoot down Finnish commercial airliner Kaleva returning from Tallinn to Helsinki
1941 June 14: Soviet Mass Deportations from Baltic States
1982 June 14: Falkland Islands Liberation Day
Basketball: Lithuania, Spain grab wins in big-name U17 warm-up tournament
NATO must bolster front lines: Summit comes at critical time for allies like Estonia
Baerbock attends Baltic Sea Council gathering in Finland
[Latvia] PM: Rail Baltica’s airport station might be stalled to complete Central Station
Michelin guide Lithuania 2024
Latvia: Varakļāni, Madona municipalities merge
Estonia’s Kallas in turmoil after resignations over military budget
Virši opens the most powerful EV charging point in Latvia’s capital
Spain sending air defense systems to Estonia
[Lithuania] LRT English Newsletter: Elections and resignations
Saeima backs cryptoassets regulation in Latvia
Estonian scientists create board game to raise awareness of endangered seabirds
Latvia Drops Russian from Schools
Estonia: KGB Prison Cells opens deported children’s anniversary exhibition
Lithuania commemorates victims of Soviet deportations on Day of Mourning and Hope
Estonian government confirms EU top posts stance
New addiction helpline gets four calls a day in Latvia
Estonia: Self-driving culture bus to travel between ERM and Tartu City Museum
Lithuania celebrates Olympic Day with centenary
Bank of Estonia forecasts growth to return in the second half-year
Foreign ministers during the Baltic Sea Council meeting deliberate over measures to counter Russian aggression.
Lithuanian restaurants’ Michelin Guide success not expected, minister says
Estonia: Supreme Court rejects EKRE Riigikogu breaks complaint
Panel discussion initiated by Latvia on the protection of refugees and migrants with disabilities takes place in New York
Spending 2% of GDP on defence is ‘not enough,’ Estonian minister says
Latvia: Worrying trend of children’s injuries in summer season
Lithuania plans to draft high school graduates into military service
Why Latvia’s ‘doubling-of-GDP’ prediction is a fantasy
Estonia: Residency program invites children’s book authors and illustrators to Narva
Polish court refuses to extradite second Volkov attack suspect to Lithuania
Communist genocide remembered 83 years on in Latvia
Lithuanian Defense Minister announces new package of assistance to Ukraine at Ramstein-23
Latvian Minister of Finance confesses situation with country’s budget for 2025 is tense
Lithuania donates €16m to Ukraine air defence fund
Cargo of fake sneakers found in Latvian port
NATO countries should spend at least 0.25% of GDP on Ukraine aid – Estonia’s defense minister
Vacancy numbers up 2.5% in Q1 in Latvia
Tallinn hoping to introduce bike-sharing scheme next spring
Modest growth in Latvian real estate prices
[Estonia] EDF colonel: Russia stepping up offensive pressure in Ukraine
Lithuania Calling – 4 Vilnius-Based Restaurants Awarded Michelin Star in Latest Awards
EDF needs €1.6 billion to destroy enemy behind Estonian border
[Latvia] Baiba Braže in Finland: Russia’s “shadow fleet” and other threats to the Baltic Sea states will be limited
Spending dispute puts EU top job hopeful Kallas on defensive
France and Italy join Latvia-led drone coalition for Ukraine
Lithuania: Minster Skuodis to discuss strategic transport links with Central European and Baltic colleagues in Prague
Latvian corruption cops investigate construction bribery case
Estonia: Alar Laneman quits EKRE, Leo Kunnas the party’s Riigikogu group
Lithuanian president to attend Ukraine peace summit in Switzerland
Estonia: Riigikogu’s number of non-affiliated MPs rises to 17 after EKRE split
Young people in Latvia generally have something to do
EBRD: Supporting EV charging infrastructure in eastern Europe and the Baltic states
Latvian Postal Service looks for new head
Lithuania’s Heston withdraws from widebody operations with A330 transfer
New batch of humanitarian aid for Ukrainian military sent from Latvia
Michelin effect: Lithuanian restaurants see interest surge, promise to keep prices stable
Latvia’s Prosecutor General boards Rail Baltica investigation train
Sven Pertens: Finishing Rail Baltica to bring Estonia a billion in taxes
Baltic Sea states seek joint action against rogue Russian oil fleet
Estonia commemorates 83rd anniversary of June 1941 deportations
The ascent of Lithuania as the fintech hub of Europe
[Estonia] FM: G7’s decision to use frozen assets’ interest an important step forward
US Anti-Corruption Coordinator’s Nephew Visits Montenegro, Lithuania, Albania
[Estonia] ‘Linnahall Forever’ exhibition curator: Linnahall is meant to stay
NATO ministers talk defense spending, aid for Ukraine
Tallinn’s school sports fields, stadiums open to public this summer
Canada: Defence Minister Bill Blair says more help coming for Ukraine, Latvia
Latvian basketball fans are rooting for ‘unicorn’ Porziņģis in the NBA finals

June 15
June 15: International Uyghur Language Day
Lithuania: Moody’s recognized as the most LGBTIQ+ friendly employer in the Rainbow Awards
Lithuania: The story of the rebels found on Gediminas Hill is presented in the tower of Gediminas Castle
Estonia, Argentina tasked with key point in Volodymyr Zelenskyy’s peace plan
Cricket: ECI & ECI-W Cyprus vs Estonia 2024
Estonia: EDF chief explains €1.6 billion additional defense spend rationale
6 of the best destinations to celebrate midsummer in Europe
The Ingrian artist climbing a memory to heal Narva’s wartime wounds
The House of Hemp and Butter: A History of Old Riga
[Estonia] Prime Minister: Ukraine’s formula only plan to guarantee just and lasting peace
Week in Lithuania | Social security minister resigns, Government okays relocation of Soviet graves
Estonia: Government not yet of one mind on additional defense spend sources
“Last colonial empire in Europe” must fall, nations subjugated by Russia call in Vilnius
[Estonia] President Alar Karis: Mainlanders have plenty to learn from islanders
Chief inspector reveals favourite dishes of Lithuania’s Michelin-starred restaurants
Estonia: Kaisa Ling Thing starts American tour
Latvia: Baiba Braže flags up threat of Russia’s Baltic ‘shadow fleet’
Kazakhstan and Lithuania keen to further expand constructive and trusting dialogue
Why are 20% of Lithuanians not planning to go on holiday this year?
Estonia: Mihhail Kõlvart steps aside to let Jana Toom take Center’s MEP seat
10 countries in Europe to avoid in the summer and where to visit instead
[Estonia] President Karis on June deportations anniversary: A day which affects us all
[Estonia] Kristina Kallas: If education pact not finalized by year-end, I will resign
i1x Venture Studio Launches in Vilnius, Lithuania
The far-right party in Latvia has a 3-point political plan
Estonia: Enefit Power still experiencing issues with recycled tire chippings oil production
‘Double legalisation’ strands hundreds of Bangladeshi students aiming for Lithuania
Estonia signs cooperation agreement with Huddersfield contemporary music festival
Estonia: Continued Estlink-2 outage one factor in high summer electricity prices
Basketball: Montenegro started preparations for Riga
Divers find remains of Finnish WWII plane that was shot down by Moscow with a US diplomat aboard

1904 June 16: Bloomsday
1944 June 17: Icelandic National Day
1953 June 17: Uprising of 1953, East Germany
1972 June 17: Who Needs Watergate, When There Is WordPress
2006 June 18: Catalan Statute of Autonomy referendum
1865 June 19: Juneteenth National Independence Day, US
June 20: World Refugee Day
1792 June 21: Iolo Morganwg founds Gorsedd of Wales
June 21: Canada Indigenous Peoples Day
1919 June 23: Victory Day in Estonian War of Independence
1919 June 23: Victory Day in Latvian War of Independence
1941 June 23: June Uprising, Lithuania