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NATO PLANS TO FURTHER BOOST DEFENCE IN BALTIC STATES
Courtesy of the Lithuania Tribune
April 15, 2014
NATO is considering various defence-boosting scenarios in the Baltic states, Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaite said during her Tuesday visit...
LITHUANIA DISPATCHES WARSHIP AFTER CLAIMING RUSSIAN DISTURBANCE
By Bryan Bradley
April 11, 2014
Lithuania dispatched a warship and a helicopter to the Baltic Sea after the government said a Russian military vessel disturbed civilian shipping in the are...
NATO, SWEDEN TRAIN OVER THE BALTICS TO ENHANCE INTEROPERABILITY AMONG ALLIES
By Airman 1st Class Dana J. Butler, 48th Fighter Wing Public Affairs
April 07, 2014
An F-15C Eagle taxis to the fighter ramp during the 17th Baltic Region Training Event April 1, 2014, at Siaulia...
AN AMERICAN ALLY IN PUTIN'S LINE OF FIRE
By Matthew Kaminski
April 4, 2014
Estonia's president, who was raised in New Jersey, on how Crimea has changed 'everything' and what NATO should do now.
From the pinkish presidential palace...
NATO CHIEF RECOMMITS TO DEFENDING EASTERN EUROPEAN, BALTIC NATIONS
By Anne Gearan
April 2, 2014
A reinvigorated NATO flexed old Cold War muscles Tuesday as the Atlantic alliance's chief recommitted to defending Eastern European and Baltic nations rattled by Russ...
WHY DEFAME THE BALTICS?
In the Op-Ed page of LA Times on March 13, 2014 in the article "Ukraine's Threat From Within" (this article is presented below), Robert English, director of the School of Interna...
THE UNITED STATES AND EUROPE NEED A NEW RULEBOOK FOR RUSSIA
By President Toomas Hendrik Ilves
March 27, 2014
Russia's aggression in Ukraine marks a paradigm shift, the end of trust in the post-Cold War order. This order, based on respect for territorial s...
U.S. EFFORTS IN SUPPORT OF NATO ALLIES AND PARTNERS
Courtesy of The White House
March 26, 2014
The United States has a solemn commitment to the collective defense of all NATO allies. As has been true since we signed the Washington Treaty in 1949,...
PUTIN'S CRIMEA SPEECH: A MANIFESTO OF GREATER-RUSSIA IRREDENTISM
By Vladimir Socor
March 25, 2014
Russian President Vladimir Putin's speech on the incorporation of Crimea into Russia (kremlin.ru, March 18; see EDM, March 19) aimed far beyond Crimea in scope an...