Linas Kojala
Opinion

The role of Lithuania in Eastern Partnership Policy

The Eastern partnership policy, a cornerstone of the European Union in terms of developing relationships with Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine, will soon celebrate its first decade of operation. From its inception, it has been based both on values (strengthening democracy at the side of the EU) and pragmatic interests (strategic stability, development of economic relations). […]

Linas Linkevičius
European Union

Lithuanian, EU formins to discuss Eastern Partnership, North Korea, Libya

Lithuanian Foreign Minister Linas Linkevičius is going to Brussels on Monday to attend an EU Foreign Affairs Council, with the Eastern Partnership, Libya and North Korea being on the meeting’s agenda. […]

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Foreign affairs

Lithuanian formin congratulates Montenegro on EU accession progress

Lithuanian Minister of Foreign Affairs Linas Linkevičius on Tuesday congratulated Montenegro on the progress it has made seeking EU membership. But he also stressed the fact its EU membership would be linked to achieved results and not a timetable. […]

CORPORATE

Latvia seeking to maintain electricity connections to Russia even after synchronisation?

The exceptional activity of Latvian politicians concerning Belarus may become an impediment in the project of synchronisation with continental Europe, LRT.lt writes. Diplomatic sources have told LRT.lt that the synchronisation process through Poland, which is […]

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European Union

Astravyets N-plant of concern to all of Europe – Juncker

All of Europe is concerned about the Belarusian nuclear power plant project in Astravyets, which constantly comes under severe criticism from Lithuania due to its safety standards, says the European Commission’s President Jean-Claude Juncker, adding that Brussels would keep a close eye on the situation. […]