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Sunday, 24.05.2015, 14:04
In an interview with LETA, the former director of the Constitutional Protection Bureau Janis Kazocins said that if Russian President Vladimir Putin loses power, even darker times could fall on Russia.
Keyword tags: Baltic States – CIS, Direct Speech, Latvia, Legislation, Russia
A Lithuanian secret service agent has been detained in Moscow on suspicion of spying, the public relations centre of the federal security service FSB has told TASS, cites LETA/ELTA.
The Latvian Foreign Ministry has received a memorandum from the Russian Embassy regarding the art exhibition displayed at the former KGB headquarters in midtown Riga, a figure (supposedly) nailed to a cross resembling Russian President Vladimir Putin.
Since the establishment of the European Coal and Steel Community in 1952, energy policy has been at the centre of European legislation. According to the paper issued by the Commission in 1995, EU energy policy should be based on three pillars: sustainability, competitiveness and security of supply.
Russia is ready to consider providing financing to Greek companies for construction of gas transportation system in Greece, Russian President Vladimir Putin said Thursday, informs LETA/ELTA, referring to TASS.
Russian Ambassador to Latvia Alexander Veshnyakov hopes that pragmatic forces, that wish for neighborly relations with Russia, will prevail in Latvia, reports LETA.
Although the state admits problems in the information space, it has failed to take any effective steps to rectify them, Daugavpils Mayor Janis Lacplesis told the LNT television, cites LETA.