Donald Tusk
European Union

Lithuanian prime minister congratulates Tusk and Mogherini on appointment to EU’s top jobs

Prime Minister Algirdas Butkevicius has congratulated Poland’s Prime Minister Donald Tusk on his appointment as the new president of the European Council, the prime minister’s press office said. […]

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Opinion: What can stop Russia?

The sanctions of the West against Russia are followed by discussions about what effect they could have on further actions of Russia towards Ukraine. One side stresses that Putin and his closest environment understand only force, therefore the increasing sanctions are the best measure of scaring Russia from further aggression in Ukraine. […]

Eduard Shevardnadze

Remembering Georgia’s Shevardnadze

Eduard Shevardnadze, the last foreign minister of the Soviet Union and onetime president of Georgia, died Monday. Shevardnadze had not been active in politics since his ouster as president during the Rose Revolution in 2003. However, his time in politics marks two critical periods of transition in geopolitics and the world: the end of the Cold War and the restart of the U.S.-Russian struggle. […]