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Thursday, 23.10.2014, 03:39
President of Lithuania Dalia Grybauskaite met with Sweden's new Prime Minister Stefan Löfven. During a working lunch, the President and the Prime Minister discussed bilateral relations between Lithuania and Sweden, security situation in the region, implementation of common energy projects, and cooperation in international organizations, informed BC presidential press.service.
Keyword tags: Energy, EU – Baltic States, Legislation, Lithuania, Security
Estonian Prime Minister Taavi Rõivas discussed the security situation on the Baltic Sea, positions for the upcoming European Council meeting and economic co-operation with the Swedish colleague Stefan Löfven, reports LETA, referring to the Government Press Office.
Lithuanian Minister of Energy Rokas Masiulis has said that the incident in the Swedish waters should not hamper Lithuania's Liquefied Natural Gas terminal project, reports LETA/ELTA.
Characteristics of liquefied natural gas (LNG) determine that even in case of an armed attack LNG terminal in Klaipeda would remain safe and would not turn into a powerful bomb, informs LETA/ELTA.
The Ministry of National Defence is procuring additional Javelin advanced medium range anti-tank guided missile systems for the value of USD 20 million to strengthen national defence capabilities and increase the Lithuanian Armed Forces' stock of medium-range anti-tank weaponry, reports LETA/ELTA.
Estonian Foreign Minister Urmas Paet participated in the think-tank event Security Jam 2014, organised by the Security and Defence Agenda in Brussels on Wednesday, where he spoke about cyber security and cyber defence, reported LETA, referring to Foreign Ministry press department.
Latvia-registered company Reck has won the Road Traffic Safety Directorate's open tender for the procurement of 20 stationary speed cameras, and will deliver the first 16 devices already this year, the Road Traffic Safety Directorate informed LETA.