South Ossetia

Europe’s last dictator comes in from the cold (1)

Lukashenko’s fortunes have changed. Once known as “Europe’s last dictator,” he has won friends in Europe, while antagonizing his traditional ally,...

Belarus - a threat long overlooked?

Lithuanian and foreign military analysts have been looking into hypothetical scenarios of a hybrid war breaking out in the Baltics for some time now - most...

The Kremlin's view: why Baltic countries now pose a threat to Russia (3)

Russian propagandists were not long ago deriding the inability of Baltic States to defend themselves but are now seeing something different: a threat to...

Opinion: Reset with Belarus? (1)

Conventional wisdom dictates vision before planning. It seems neither are present in the cautious, yet steady Western reset with Belarus , whose...

Lithuanian foreign minister OK with EU lifting sanctions on Belarus

Lithuanian Foreign Minister Linas Linkevičius says he is in favour of the European Union lifting sanctions on Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko .