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Russian Post suspends ground deliveries to Europe

Russian Post suspends ground deliveries to Europe

Russia's Post  is temporarily delivering parcels to 24 European countries only by air, according to a corresponding notice that appeared on the postal service’s website. "The temporary change in …

NATO summit kicks off in Lithuania

NATO summit kicks off in Lithuania

A two-day NATO summit kicked off Tuesday with heads of state and government gathering for a meeting of the North Atlantic Council in Vilnius. In his opening remarks, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg welcomed Finland, attending …

Erdogan to attend NATO summit in Lithuania

Erdogan to attend NATO summit in Lithuania

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is set to travel to the Lithuanian capital of Vilnius to take part in the NATO Heads of State and Government Summit from …

Azerbaijan joins WTO Executive Council

Azerbaijan joins WTO Executive Council

During the meeting of the European Commission of the World Tourism Organization, Azerbaijan became a member of the WTO Executive Council. The Council also included Italy, the Czech Republic, Lithuania and Bulgaria.

EU reveals date of 10th package of anti-Russian sanctions

EU reveals date of 10th package of anti-Russian sanctions

Poland and Lithuania want to lower the price cap on Russian oil, and target Russia's nuclear sector under new European Union sanctions against Moscow, senior diplomats from the two EU countries said on Friday. The EU's leading …

Next NATO summit to be held in Vilnius in July 2023

Next NATO summit to be held in Vilnius in July 2023

NATO will review a significant increase in defense spending and steps to continue its support for Ukraine at the next meeting to be held in Vilnius on July 11-12, 2023, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said on Wednesday. "I …

Baltic nations to restrict entry of Russians to EU

Baltic nations to restrict entry of Russians to EU

European Union members Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia have reached agreement to restrict the entry of Russian citizens travelling from Russia and Belarus, their foreign ministers said on Wednesday. The three Baltic nations expect to put …

Baltic states don't rule out regional visa ban for Russians

Baltic states don't rule out regional visa ban for Russians

Lithuania’s foreign minister Gabrielius Landsbergis said that if the EU won’t agree on a visa ban for Russian tourists, he won’t rule out looking for a regional solution that could involve the Baltic states, Poland and possibly …

GetJet to resume Georgia flights with Vilnius-Batumi connection

GetJet to resume Georgia flights with Vilnius-Batumi connection

Lithuanian airline GetJet will resume flights in Georgia by offering multiple charter connections between Baltic states  and the country, Deputy Economy Minister Mariam Kvrivishvili announced. Kvrivishvili said the Baltic states …

Lithuanian businesses discuss engaging in Karabakh's restoration

Lithuanian businesses discuss engaging in Karabakh's restoration

Lithuanian companies are free to participate in restoration projects in Azerbaijan’s Karabakh [liberated from Armenian occupation in 2020], and there are some ongoing discussions, Ambassador of Lithuania to Azerbaijan Egidijus Navikas …

Lithuanian parliament bans Russian gas imports

Lithuanian parliament bans Russian gas imports

Lithuania has legally banned the import of Russian natural gas, with the exception of transit to the Kaliningrad Region, Russia, according to the corresponding amendments adopted on Tuesday by the Lithuanian parliament, Seimas, to the Natural Gas …