Exxon Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Rex Tillerson is President-elect Donald Trump’s choice to become Secretary of State. Here are some comments Tillerson, 64, has made in recent years on trade, sanctions and climate change.
At their meeting in Riga on Friday, Latvian President Raimonds Vejonis and Estonian Prime Minister Juri Ratas agreed about the need to fortify the defense sector and raise defense spending.
If policy is approved, approximately 4,000 18-year-olds of both sexes could be called up each year
with NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg and the President of the Republic of Estonia, Ms. Kersti Kaljulaid
Italy's President Sergio Mattarella has asked Paolo Gentiloni to form a new government as prime minister. Mattarella has rejected calls for immediate elections.
Lithuania’s Foreign Minister: A strong transatlantic link – the foundation stone of a safe, secure and prosperous Europe and the U.S.A.
The U.S. leadership role in NATO has acquired special significance in the face of growing security challenges, therefore, Lithuania is ready to work closely with the next U.S. administration. This was said by the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Linas Linkevičius at a meeting of NATO Ministers of Foreign Affairs in Brussels.
Germany's conservatives have approved a preliminary platform that's more restrictive on issues including migrants, dual citizenship and taxes. But suggestions of a lurch to the right are grossly exaggerated.
NATO’s largest cyber defence exercise, Cyber Coalition 2016, wrapped up in Estonia on Friday (2 December 2016).
Andrejs Berdnikovs: After the accession to the EU Latvia turned from the recipient society into a donor country
An exclusive interview with the Ph.D. in Political Science Mr. Andrejs Berdnikovs (Riga)
NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg met with Prime Minister Theresa May at 10 Downing Street on Wednesday (23 November 2016) for talks on how NATO continues to adapt to a changed security environment. The Secretary General thanked the United Kingdom for its enduring commitment to NATO and its leadership on defence spending.