A very Finno-Ugric feud

Someone walking past the Russian Embassy on Pikk Tanav in Tallinn and looking up at the striking beige Art Nouveau-ish building that faces it mi...

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The Baltic view on the conflict in Ukraine

Before Russia began its aggression against Ukraine, including the annexation of Crimea, Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia had felt a higher level of...

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NATO reassurances and Baltic defence cooperation: getting the balance right

NATO’s reassurances for Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) outlined at the Wales Summit in September have been described as “flexible ...

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Letter from Riga: what next for Latvia's foreign policy?

Latvia’s current strategic thinking on foreign policy is quite comfortably situated in line with the EU’s common policies. Riga has ...

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The real problem with Mogherini's Russia paper

On Monday, the foreign ministers of the European Union discussed relations with Russia, taking as their departure point the “issues paper&...

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Russia and the Baltics: Once Friend, Now Foe

MOSCOW — This may be hard to imagine, but there was a time when the national independence movements in the Baltic states had no greater al...

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LIVE COVERAGE: LIIA Conference on Latvian Foreign Policy

20 January: discussion on Latvia’s foreign, security and external economic policy before Latvia's annual foreign policy debate...

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