Germany's chancellor will get a fourth term after her junior partners, the SPD, voted for a coalition deal. The new government could be in place in less than two weeks' time, ending months of uncertainty.
President Dalia Grybauskaitė met with the leaders of parliamentary committees for European and foreign affairs. Such working meetings are held regularly to discuss Lithuania’s position on pressing international policy issues.
The United States is brushing aside a series of claims by Russian President Vladimir Putin that he has an array of new strategic nuclear weapons that can hit a target anywhere in the world.
Exclusive interview of the President International Center for Human Development (ICHD) Mr Tevan J. Poghosyan
US President Donald Trump is to meet with the presidents of Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia in the White House on Apr. 3, diplomats said on Thursday.
There was no shortage of conflicts to be discussed at this year´s gathering of global security policy leaders in Munich.
Experts and politicians are familiar with several variants of the 2018 NPR. The Huffington Post published a draft in mid-January.
Defense Minister Ursula von der Leyen said Germany is ready to step up globally in her opening speech at the Munich Security Conference. Speaking to DW, she said Berlin would increase its defense budget.
NATO Defence Ministers wrapped up two days of talks in Brussels on Thursday (15 February 2018), focused on the NATO Command Structure, fair burden-sharing and the Alliance’s efforts to project stability beyond its borders.
It seems the Eastern Mediterranean is becoming the area of Russia’s keen interest. In addition to the Syrian Tartus naval base controlled by Russia, on Feb. 3, Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev issued an order for the Ministry of Defense to sign military cooperation agreement with Lebanon, entailing, among other things, access of Russian warships and military aircraft to Lebanese ports and military airfields, military exercises, training of Lebanese army staff etc.