Central/Eastern Europe

2022 Northern Neighbours Parliamentary conference communiqué: Statement from the chairs of foreign affairs committees from Northern Europe on Russia-Ukraine

We, the chairs of the parliamentary foreign and international affairs committees of Northern Europe, met in London on 16–17 June to discuss Russia’s illegal invasion of Ukraine and its far-reaching implications for security and stability […]

Oil fields in Saudi Arabia

Mr Švedas encourages us to imagine petrol in Lithuania costing €5: there is a good and a wrong side

Just tear yourself apart. This is how the dilemma of the Western countries could be described. The embargo on Russian oil transported by tanker in Europe was the right thing to do in terms of […]

Arvydas Anušauskas
Central/Eastern Europe

Anušauskas assesses how long the war in Ukraine could last: many signs from Russia

There are many signs that Russia’s resources are dwindling and the Kremlin is not generating new capabilities, Minister of National Defence Arvydas Anušauskas said on June 8. Nevertheless, the minister does not rule out that […]

Davosas 2015
Central/Eastern Europe

Mečys Laurinkus. What is the message behind Kissinger’s words?

At the World Economic Forum in Davos, one of the most influential politicians and geopoliticians in the US, Kissinger, said of the war in Ukraine: “Negotiations must begin within the next two months before there […]