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U.S. TROOPS BOUND TO BOLSTER BALTICS
By Jim Miklaszewski And Courtney Kube
April 22, 2014
In response to Russia's recent actions in Ukraine, the U.S. military will send about 600 soldiers to several nations on the Baltic Sea for tra...
DOES PUTIN PLAN TO TEST NATO IN LATVIA?
By Paul Goble
April 21, 2014
Latvia may be as prepared as any small country next to a very large one to defend itself against a military invasion. It has a modernized military, albeit one trained...
US SENATORS VISIT LITHUANIAN DEFENCE MINISTRY
Courtesy the Lithuania Tribune
April 18, 2014
United States Senators John McCain, John Barrasso, John Hoeven and Ron Johnson paid a visit to the Ministry of National Defence and met with Minister...
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...