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Tuesday, 24.01.2017, 19:23
Interior Minister Rihards Kozlovskis (Unity) told the LNT television channel today that there are more and more cases being reported of extortion attempts on shopping centers and business using bomb threats, citing LETA.
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Latvian militaries to make OSCE evaluation visit to Russia's 25th Independent Motor Rifle Brigade in Pskov23.01.2017
Two representatives of the Latvian defense sector and one Lithuanian representative will be conducting an evaluation visit to the 25th Independent Motor Rifle Brigade in Pskov, Russia, on January 24-26 under the Vienna Document of the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE), the Latvian Defense Ministry said LETA.
Nasdaq Baltic has conducted the first successful tests of a blockchain technology based service enabling shareholders of companies listed on Nasdaq Tallinn to vote at a general meeting of shareholders without being physically present at the meeting.
The Ministry of the Interior is seeking opinions on a draft document setting out Estonia's security policy fundamentals, which designates cyberspace as another dimension of the security environment alongside land, territorial waters and airspace, reports LETA/BNS.
Lithuania's authorities have taken steps to block plans for building the country's largest privately-owned data center close to Vilnius following an intelligence warning that it may be hooked up to a Russian spying center, reports LETA/BNS.
The Latvian National Defense Academy today launched an international course for middle-rank command and staff navy officers, the Latvian Defense Ministry said LETA.
A company of soldiers from the U.S. Army’s 3rd Brigade with armored vehicles is due to arrive in Latvia at the end of February, Kaspars Galkins, a spokesman for the Latvian Defense Ministry, told LETA.