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Tuesday, 11.03.2014, 06:21
On 10-13 March 2014, it will be the 11th time that a national delegation from Lithuania takes part in the largest annual exhibition and conference on cruise shipping in the world, Cruise Shipping Miami 2014, USA, informs BC Klaipeda port’s press service.
U.S. President Barack Obama discussed Russia's actions in Ukraine in calls with European, including Baltic, state leaders on Saturday, March 8th, reports LETA/AFP.
The United States plans to expand military cooperation with Poland and Baltic states to show "support" for its allies after Russia's intervention in Ukraine, U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said on Wednesday, informs LETA/AFP.
After arriving on a working visit to New York and finding out about the latest developments in Ukraine, Latvian Foreign Minister Edgars Rinkevics (Reform Party) has decided to urge the High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Catherine Ashton to call for the Foreign Affairs Council's emergency meeting, informs LETA.
On 17 February, in Washington, D.C., the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Linas Linkevicius met with the U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for European and Eurasian Affairs Victoria Nuland, informs BC Lithuanian MFA.
All Baltic States have good relationships – economic, trade, cultural, tourist, etc. – with the United States. Besides, English is the most spoken foreign language in the Baltics. What is missing, for sure, is a lack of understanding of the USA’s legal system. The book has shown how to make one’s way to studies in American law school in a most efficient way.
On January 31st, Education and Science Minister of Latvia Ina Druviete (Unity) met with U.S. Ambassador to Latvia Mark Pekala, discussing cooperation in education and science, the minister's advisor Didzis Senbergs informed LETA.