LIVE: The Riga Conference 2020

The Rīga Conference starts today and it celebrates its 15th anniversary. Watch the Riga Conference LIVE from the Lithuania Tribune below. The Riga Conference brings together regional and international experts in foreign policy and defence, academics, […]

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Rīga will hold annual foreign policy and security forum – The Rīga Conference 2017

From 29–30 September, the National Library of Latvia in Rīga will host the annual international forum called The Rīga Conference 2017, which is dedicated to foreign policy and security matters. The conference is organised by the Latvian Transatlantic Organisation in cooperation with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Ministry of Defence. […]

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About friends and allies

If during The Rīga Conference 2015 we began witnessing Kremlin’s adventure in Syria, today we observe casualties and the number deaths of this escapade. During the last 12 months, the world has beheld terrorist attacks in Paris and Brussels, aggression of Russian football fans during Euro-2016 in France, and bombings in Aleppo. The Crimea remains occupied and the Russian aggression against Ukraine is still ongoing. […]

The Riga Conference 2014. Courtesy of Valdis Kaulins

Ukraine in focus on second day of Riga Conference 2014

Second day of the annual forum Rīga Conference 2014 was filled with lively debate and exchange of opinions among speakers of panel discussions, bringing together high-level foreign security and foreign policy experts, diplomats, politicians, academics, businessmen and journalists. […]