31.10.13 09:29 Politics
“People have the right to take pride in their ethnicity, and this right is to be guaranteed by law,” the deputy believes. Now Lithuanian citizens use either a passport or a personal plastic card as their identity documents, or both, for they are equally valid.
30.10.13 10:02 Politics
“A lot has been said about the need to develop infrastructure cooperation. Indeed, neighboring countries should have a well-functioning infrastructure that will contribute to economic and other ties,” Titov went on to say.
30.10.13 10:00 Politics
“If Snowden happens to be on the territory of Ecuador, for instance, he will come to the diplomatic mission, we will receive his application and we will consider all legal aspects and will take a decision,” the president of the Latin American country said.
30.10.13 09:58 Politics
“In fact, the situation with Assange could be resolved tomorrow if Britain and Sweden decided to do that. Ecuador did everything it was supposed to: it granted political asylum to Assange and carried out all the necessary procedures. At the moment, Assange’s fate depends on Sweden and Britain,” the Ecuadoran president said.
30.10.13 09:56 Politics
Guntis Ulmanis is grand-nephew of the last Latvian pre-war president, Karlis Ulmanis. He was Latvia’s first president after the country regained independence. First, he was elected in 1993 and then re-elected for a second term in 1996.