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Baltic states and the problem of the freedom of the Baltic Sea

Alfreds Bilmanis

Baltic states and the problem of the freedom of the Baltic Sea

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Published by The Press bureau of the Latvian legation in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Baltic States,
  • Latvia.
    • Subjects:
    • Baltic States -- History.,
    • Latvia.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 70-71.

      Other titlesBaltic states and the Baltic sea
      StatementAlfred Bīlmanis.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDK511.B3 B5 1943a
      The Physical Object
      Pagination71 p. :
      Number of Pages71
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6452138M
      LC Control Number43008722
      OCLC/WorldCa7089561

      The second issue of Journal of Baltic Studies ( Issue 2) is now available issue contains articles on factors behind the changes in income distribution in the Baltics, elderly care and familialism in Lithuania, the experience of male managers as fathers in post-Soviet Lithuania, the role of historical beliefs and experiences in the Lithuanian public perception of military. Lithuania, Latvia, and Estonia—the three Baltic countries (also known as the Baltic States, or the Baltics)—are located on the opposite coast of the Baltic Sea from Sweden and Finland, on the Northeast edge of the European Union (EU), between Russia and other EU a population of about 6 million, the region has undergone significant social changes during the last few decades.   The US sent six F fighter jets to join Nato air patrols over the Baltic states in a show of strength intended to reassure its eastern European allies and send a signal to the Kremlin.


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