Prime Minister Sanna Marin (SDP) appears to have disregarded her own government’s guidelines regarding suspected coronavirus exposure incidents. The guidelines, which were updated less than two weeks ago, recommend that ministers avoid contact with others as soon as they become aware of having been exposed to an infected individual. TheyContinue Reading

The delegation of the foreign affairs committee of the Estonian parliament visited Washington, D.C. to meet with members of the Senate and the House of Representatives of the United States, according to committee chairman Marko Mihkelson, security assistance to the Baltic states should remain at least on the current level.Continue Reading

JCL is also “astonished and disturbed” by announcements by the spokesperson of the Chinese Foreign Ministry, as if Jews and other ethnic minorities of Lithuania are suffering here in Lithuania from “serious discrimination” etc. “Lithuania is a democratic country that respects its Jewish citizens and treats all its citizens equally.Continue Reading

Itsenäisyyspäivää juhlitaan tänään perinteisesti arvokkaissa tunnelmissa, mutta koronarajoitukset vaikuttavat tapahtumiin monin tavoin. Lipunnosto aloittaa päivän juhlallisuudet Itsenäisyyspäivän vietto Helsingissä alkaa perinteisellä lipunnostolla Tähtitorninmäellä. Voit katsoa tilaisuuden suorana klikkaamalla tämän artikkelin ylimmäistä kuvaa. Perinteisen itsenäisyyspäivän lippupuheen pitää tänä vuonna eduskunnan puhemies Anu Vehviläinen. Kuorolaulusta vastaa Viipurin lauluveikkot ja lipun nostosta NMKY:nContinue Reading

“They have really started to think about how to help Lithuania, Latvia and Poland in the face of this situation,” Asta Skaisgiryte, the president’s chief foreign policy adviser, told the public broadcaster LRT. “This is the first initiative, which is now being examined by the Interior Ministry and other institutions.”Continue Reading