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Wednesday, 26.11.2014, 13:06
The first newly built fire station in Latvia since the restoration of independence will be unveiled in Cesis next week, LETA was informed by the State Fire and Rescue Service.
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Propaganda from the Kremlin creates a parallel reality, Estonian President Toomas Hendrik Ilves said in the opening panel of the Halifax International Security Forum where he spoke about the threats that the crisis in Ukraine and Russia's aggression pose for the values common to liberal democracy, such as free elections, a state based on the rule of law and human rights, reported BC presidential press service.
Sweden is Estonia's firm defence cooperation partner who cares about the security of the Baltic Sea region, and who is also willing to contribute to it, informs LETA.
Mobile operator Tele2 Lithuania has won a tender to provide telecommunications services for the Police Department, informs LETA/ELTA.
During its presidency of the Council of the European Union next year, Latvia will play an important role in the region's security, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said after meeting with Latvian President Andris Berzins on Thursday, informs LETA.
Today, the development of laws that fulfill the requirements of today's digital society has become one of the most important issues for maintaining security and controlling cyber crime, according to the President, Toomas Hendrik Ilves, who today opened the Networked Security international conference, which is being organised by the Estonian Academy of Security Sciences and brings together experts from approximately 40 countries, reported BC the president's office.
In the United Nations Security Council session, that addressed the latest developments in Ukraine, on 12 November, Lithuania urged Russia to end an undeclared war against Ukraine, reports BC Lithuanian MFA.